CASE STUDIES

La Chapelle-Marx Dormoy, Paris, 18th district

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La Chapelle-Marx Dormoy, Paris, 18th district The 18th district of the city of Paris is located north of the city, about 30 minutes from the Halles-Châtelet metro station. Located in…

Downtown Saint-Denis, Seine-Saint-Denis

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It is from the heart of the Basilique district, in the city centre of Saint-Denis, that we are starting research with the association “Maison Jaune”. This association aims to develop…

Male sex workers on the street

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In Zona Rosa, sex workers are invisible to those who do not know body language codes. These young prostitutes make themselves visible by moving their bodies in a certain way…

Peseros and the sustainable mobile city

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This case aims to analyze both youth transgression in urban public space, and the regulatory discourses and practices directed at such transgression, through an ethnographic study of recent projects and…

Marijuana users on the streets of Mexico

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This case study explores the consumption of marijuana by young people in public spaces in Mexico City, how they define their transgressive practice, and how they relate to family members,…

Los chavos, las chavas and El Chopo

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El Chopo is a punk-rock street market located just north of the historical center. This countercultural space began operating in the 1980s. Since then, every Saturday vendors take to the…