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Canadian Urbanism Uncovered

Inequality, Gender, Intersectionality, Gentrification, and the City: An interview with Leslie Kern


Cities are political and economic centers of power. This comes with its fair share of challenges like poverty and inequality. Spacing Vancouver Editor-in-Chief Erick Villagomez had the wonderful opportunity to chat with Leslie Kern—author of Sex and the Revitalized City, Feminist City, and Gentrification is Inevitable and Other Lies—to talk about the structural inequalities that plague our cities and their relationship to gender, gentrification, and intersectionality. EV_Thank you so... Read more