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13:15 - 13:55 27 February 2014

Lunch Hour Lecture: Buddhas of Suburbia: faith, migration and suburban change in London

Location

Darwin Lecture Theatre, access via Malet Place | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: FREE
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Dr Claire Dwyer, UCL Geography

Suburbs are conventionally imagined as monotonous, monocultural, materialist and secular, but recent research in West London contradicts this, suggesting that suburbs are shaped by dynamic multicultural connections. Dr Dwyer will argue that creativity and modernity are important elements in the changing geographies of religious architecture in the suburbs.


Contact

Catherine Dean
020 3108 3839 | c.dean@ucl.ac.uk


Links

click here to watch this lecture live on the day at 1.15pm


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