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Samuel J Shearer, Instructor, Special Programs

Samuel J Shearer, Instructor, Special Programs

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Urban Anthropology
Year: 5

Chair: Charles Piot

Research Interests: My research focuses on the Kigali City Master Plan . Specifically, the relationships between everyday life and urban design; popular economies and planned capitalism; and utopian desires and global capital.

Dissertation Title:

The Arcane Capital: An Ethnography of a Twenty-first Century African Metropolis

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