P10 - Housing loss and insecurity (2021)

  • Conference Panel
  • 50min

Panel 10 - Housing loss and insecurity: research, resistance and solidarity

Convenor: Caterina Sartori (Royal Anthropological Institute)

Short abstract: This panel calls for papers engaging with the loss of housing and with housing insecurity, and with the way researchers, artists, residents and activist mobilise audio-visual tools to make sense of this predicament.


  • ‘Making sense’ of displacement through collaborative filmmaking
    Author: Robert Deakin (Goldsmiths)

  • The Place Under the Bridge: A Photo-ethnography of a Temporary Dwelling
    Author: Sydney Silverstein (Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University)

  • Through the lens: Housing insecurities and resilience in East London and East Jerusalem
    Author: Manal Massalha

  • Living Rooms: dwelling, displacement and refusal on a South London housing estate
    Author: Caterina Sartori

Find the papers’ abstracts here.

A live discussion with the contributors will take place on Zoom 19-28 March. Please check the full schedule of live events and links to join here.