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Professor Loretta Lees

Research interests

Gentrification; urban public spaces; urban renaissance; geographies of youth; architectural geography.

Editorial activity

urban geography in Thrift,N. [editor in chief] The International Encyclopedia of Human Geography, Elsevier (Journal)

Loretta Lees (Associate Editor)

2001 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

s: EPA (200?-present) Canadian Geographer (200?-2005) ACME: an international e-journal for critical geographies (Journal)

Loretta Lees (Editorial board member)

2001 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Participation in conference

Invited Plenary/Keynote Presentation: (a) Spaces of Knowledge, Traces of Flows: Architecture and Geography, RGS-IBG Annual Conference, London,

Loretta Lees (Keynote/plenary speaker)

2005 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Invited Plenary/Keynote Presentation:(b) Urbanism , Oslo School of Architecture, Oslo University, Norway,

Loretta Lees (Keynote/plenary speaker)

2003 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Invited Plenary/Keynote Presentation:(d) Upward Neighbourhood Trajectories: gentrification in a new century, Department of Urban Studies, University of Glasgow,

Loretta Lees (Keynote/plenary speaker)

2003 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Types of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

RGS/IBG Research Committee

Loretta Lees (Member)

20042007

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

RGS/IBG's UGRG

Loretta Lees (Chair)

20002003

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

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