Urban geographer Associate Professor Kurt Iveson provides insights into the policy hotspot of public space in this final podcast series for 2016, describing a new policing project and analysing the impact of Pokémon GO on the city.
What is public space in modern society and why is it important? Associate Professor of Urban Geography at the University of Sydney, Kurt Iveson, explains how he has had to re-invent his role, touches on IT-enabled experiences in city environments and shows how conversations about contested spaces can have unexpected, and welcome, results.
Host: Dr Chris Neff
Guest: A/Prof Kurt Iveson
Producers: Vivienne Reiner & Annika Dean
Editor: Caitlin Gibson