How will these resources help you?
Why is the term ‘slum’ dishonest?
Slums: The History of a Global Injustice
by Alan Mayne, published by Reaktion Books, (2017), 9781780238098
The importance of language in our classrooms
Why the word ‘slum’ should not be used in geography classrooms
by Nona Anderson, Shiv Das and Daniel Whittall, published by Decolonise Geography, (2021)
The demolition of the favela of Vila Autodromo
Removal, resistance and the right to the Olympic city: The case of Vila Autodromo in Rio de Janeiro
by Sukari Ivester, published by Journal of Urban Affairs, (2017)
Should the Olympics be abolished because of its negative impact on host cities?
The Price of Gold
by Bill Donahue, published by The Washington Post Magazine, (2020)
Welcome to Lagos - Slum clearance
published by BBC, (2017)
Text © Catherine Owen, 2022-2023