Home page > Metropolitics > Being a Woman in the City, or the Art of Avoidance

Being a Woman in the City, or the Art of Avoidance

on 27 June 2019
 
Anne Jarrigeon has studied the ways in which women have learned to deploy internalized knowledge to keep strangers at bay in everyday life, in cities that impose an image of hyper-availability. Being a mobile woman in urban space is often about how to avoid the male gaze – of men themselves, but also the masculine norms displayed on billboards.

Read more on the Mobile Lives Forum

haut de page

Any replication forbidden without the explicit consent of the editors.

Site made with Spip2 | Contact us| Legal notice