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“Layered Metropolis,” the latest essay series from the SSRC blog Items, shows the multifaceted dynamics of cities through a glimpse into the research of SSRC fellows from across our programs, representing a wide range of disciplines, research approaches, historical moments, and geographies
Items launches the “Sexuality & Gender Studies Now” essay series, featuring the work of past Sexuality Research Fellowship Program fellows and explores how relevant and necessary such research remains.
READ | Sarah J. Jackson, David Karpf, and the Media & Democracy program’s Mike Miller revisit predictions – pessimistic and optimistic – that journalists, entrepreneurs, and others had for the internet in its early days, and shed light on the digital age’s present and future shortcomings.