London goes global

The London team are spreading their wings in June. Deljana Iossifova has been invited to join the debate at Richard Florida’s Martin Prosperity Institute at the University of Toronto. She will be participating in their Experience the Creative Economy event from 21-24 June 2011, and presenting a paper: Creativity under conditions of scarcity in the production of the built environment in London. Isis Nunez Ferrera will be spending 3 months in Nairobi as part of the field work for her PhD study, which is looking at creativity under conditions of scarcity in the global south. She will be working in the Mashimoni area of Kibera.