Bersih 4: Street Protests as a Form of City-Making

Nurul Azlan

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Cities and architecture are not devoid of politics. Produced and governed through political processes, they often become the canvas upon which power is mapped. But this can also backfire. A square, designed to provide the setting for showing off the architectural grandeur of an institution, often becomes the very place where the populace gathers to protest directly against the powers that be.
Original languageEnglish
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Publication statusPublished - 14 Oct 2016

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