University of Wollongong
Craig Lyons is a PhD Candidate at the Australian Centre for Culture, Environment, Society and Space (ACCESS) at the University of Wollongong. His research interests include urban planning and redevelopment, urban social movements, everyday and informal urbanisms, industrial land and displacement, and geographies of labour.
Going on a Field Trip: Critical Geographical Walking Tours and Tactical Media as Urban Praxis in Sydney, AustraliaArticlesIntroductionThe walking tour is an enduring feature of cities. Fuelled by a desire to learn more about the hidden and unknown spaces of the city, the walking tour has moved beyond its historical role as tourist attraction to play a key role in the transformation of urban space through gentrification. Conversely, the walking tour has a...Read more