Tag: anthropology

Dubai: world’s least cosmopolitan city

Dubai: world’s least cosmopolitan city

Dubai is possibly the most international place in the world, with less than 10% of its inhabitants holding the local passport.1 Most people you’ll see in the city are foreign to the place, and there is no powerful majority. It could be the perfect recipe for […]

Field notes

Field notes

Report of a ‘field trip’ to Villa 31, a shantytown in the center of Buenos Aires, currently aim of an urbanization project. I. Descriptive content II. Reflective content I. Descriptive content  Sky cut into pieces by wires. Structures of bricks and concrete, with or without […]