Political Parks: the spatial dynamics of Occupy Gezi anniversaries

  • Spyros Sofos (First/primary/lead supervisor)

Activity: Examination and supervisionSupervision of PostDoc


An investigation of the use of parks in Istanbul after the clampdown of the Gezi protests as spaces of maintaining, rekindling urban creativity and resistance and commemorating collective action of the past
Period2017 Sept 12018 Aug 31
Examinee/Supervised person
Examination/Supervision held at
Degree of RecognitionInternational

UKÄ subject classification

  • Political Science (excluding Public Administration Studies and Globalization Studies)
  • Media Studies
  • Human Geography
  • Sociology (excluding Social Work, Social Psychology and Social Anthropology)

Free keywords

  • urban creativity
  • social movements
  • Communication
  • New media
  • collective action
  • urban movements
  • urban protest