Land Outside Capital

November 16, 2023, 6pm CST (7pm EST), Logan Center, University of Chicago This event will be held in person and on Zoom. Please email to RSVP or register for the Zoom link.
As discussions of “returning” lands to the dispossessed become more widespread, questions arise about whether land can ever be considered, managed, or inhabited as a “gift.” What cultural and architectural practices arise when land is valued outside of market capital? Ana Maria León and Łukasz Stanek report from contemporary architectural examples in Ghana and Chile.

Speakers: Łukasz Stanek (University of Michigan) Ana María León (Harvard GSD) Response by Jacobé Huet (University of Chicago)