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Edited works (selected)

Gender, Mobility, and Emotional Infrastructures: Ikwe Safe Rides in Winnipeg
Sheri Lynn Gibbings
Mobilities

Improvised Infrastructure and Redistributive Rights: Informal Public Transport in an Indonesian City
Robbie Peters
Mobilities

Driving as Communities: Chinese Taxi Drivers’ Technology, Job, and Mobility Choices under the Pressure of E-Hailing
Jack Linzhou Xing
Mobilities

What is Shared in Shared Bicycles? Mobility, Space, and Capital
Jun Zhang
Mobilities

Uber Mobilities, Algorithms, and Consumption: Politicizing Ethical Reflection
Juan M. del Nido
Mobilities

Transactional Formats, Mediating Devices, and the Forensics of Recognition: “Waiting Time” Calculation and a Political Imagination of Collective Autorickshaw Circulation
William F. Stafford Jr.
Mobilities

The “Kampung Formula”: Infrastructural Adventurism and Public Art in Semarang, Indonesia
Lukas Ley
Urban Studies

Butterflies, Organized Crime, and “Sad Trees”: A Critique of the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve Program in a Context of Rural Violence
Columba Gonzalez Duarte
World Development

“We Made a Contribution to the Revolution”: Shifting Scales of Politics and Unity in Ukraine
Emily S. Channell-Justice
City & Society

Urban Heat: Rising Temperatures as Critique in India’s Air-Conditioned City
Camille Frazier
City & Society

Housing the Contingent Life Course: Domestic Aspiration and Extreme Poverty in Peruvian Shantytowns
Kristin Skrabut
City & Society

Hip Hop Matters: Race, Space, and Islam in Chicago
Su’ad Abdul Khabeer
City & Society

“We Are Visioning It”: Aspirational Planning and the Material Landscapes of Delhi’s Metro
Rashmi Sadana
City & Society

Practicing Urban Transformation: Places of Solidarity and Creative Traditionalism in Transatlantic Comparison
Ulrich Ufer
City & Society

This Land is My Land: Absence and Ruination in the American Dream of (Mobile) Homeownership
Allison Formanack
City & Society

“Mostly with White Girls”: Settlement, Spatiality, and Emergent Interracial Sexualities in a Canadian Prairie City
Susan Frohlick, Paula Migliardi, and Adey Mohamed
City & Society

“We Don’t Belong There”: New Geographies of Homelessness, Addiction, and Social Control in Vancouver’s Inner City
Danya Fast and David Cunningham
City & Society

Getting Lost in Gatlinburg: How Low-Income Residents “Make Do” in an Appalachian Tourist Town
J. Hope Amason
City & Society

Traders versus the State: Negotiating Urban Renewal in Lào Cai City, Vietnam
Kirsten W. Endres
City & Society

The Arts of Gentrification: Creativity, Cultural Policy, and Public Space in Kamagasaki
David Novak
City & Society

Segregated from the City: Women’s Spaces in Islamic Movements in Pakistan
Meryem F. Zaman
City & Society

Bringing Buddha to the City: Metropolitan New Orleans and Vietnamese Buddhist Communities
Allison Truitt
City & Society

Bringing the Kingdom to the City: Mission as Placemaking Practice amongst Kenyan Pentecostals in London
Leslie Fesenmyer
City & Society

Grappling with the Impermanence of Place: A Black Baptist Congregation in South Los Angeles
Monique Azzara
City & Society

Creating a Market Where There Is None: Spatial Practices of Street Vendors in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Alexis Malefakis
City & Society

“This Looks Like Chinatown!”: Contested Geographies and the Transformation of Social Space in Jyatha, Kathmandu
Benjamin Linder
City & Society

Understanding Prosperity in East London: Local Meanings and “Sticky” Measures of the Good Life
Henrietta L. Moore and Saffron Woodcraft
City & Society

Flipping the City: Space and Subjectivity in the São Paulo Periphery
Charles H. Klein
City & Society

Sacred Rhythms and Political Frequencies: Reading Lefebvre in an Urban House of Prayer
Moriel Ram and Meirav Aharon Gutman
City & Society

Urban Settler Colonialism: Policing and Displacing Indigeneity in Taipei, Taiwan
Tomonori Sugimoto
City & Society

“Opportunistic Waiting”: Tea and Young Men’s Gatherings in Pikine, Senegal
Sebastian Prothmann
City & Society

Behind the Scaffolding: Manipulations of Time, Delays, and Power in Tarlabaşı, Istanbul
Alize Arıcan
City & Society

The Dramatic Losses of Brazil: City-Staging, Spectacular Security, and the Problem of Sex Tourism during the 2014 World Cup in Natal
Marie-Eve Carrier-Moisan
City & Society

Architectures of Pain: Racism and Monuments Removal Activism in the “New” New Orleans
Ana Croegaert
City & Society

Artistic Topologies: New Social Formations and Political Change in an Emerging Ammani Art World
Colin McLaughlin-Alcock
City & Society

Manuscript review

International Journal of Communication
Information, Communication, and Society

Publications

Edited collections

Gibbings, Sheri Lynn, Bronwyn Frey, and Joshua Barker. 2022. Special Issue: “New Frontiers in the Platform Economy: Place, Sociality, and the Embeddedness of Platform Mobilities.” Mobilities 17, no. 5: 633–44.

Refereed articles (selected)

Frey, Bronwyn. 2022. “Uneven Mobilities: The Everyday Management of App-Based Delivery Work in Germany.” Mobilities 17, no. 5: 695–710.

Delfanti, Alessandro, and Bronwyn Frey. 2022. “Humanly Extended Automation or the Future of Work Seen through Amazon Patents.” Science, Technology, & Human Values 46, no. 3: 655–82.

Frey, Bronwyn. 2022. “Platform Labor and In/formality: Mobilizing Motorcycle Taxi Drivers in Bandung, Indonesia.” Anthropology of Work Review 41, no. 1: 36–49.

Book reviews

Frey, Bronwyn. 2022. “Late-Capitalist Reasoning and the Foreclosure of Disagreement.” Review of Taxis vs. Uber: Courts, Markets, and Technology in Buenos Aires, by Juan M. del Nido. Anthropology Book Forum 8, no. 1. https://anthrobookforum.americananthro.org/?book-review=late-capitalist-reasoning-and-the-foreclosure-of-disagreement.

Other publications

Frey, Bronwyn. 2022. “Rationalizing Platform Mobility in Food Delivery.” MoLab Inventory of Mobilities and Socioeconomic Changes (blog). https://www.eth.mpg.de/molab-inventory/mobile-work/rationalising-platform-mobility-in-food-delivery.

Quinn, Hannah, and Bronwyn Frey. 2018. “Gecarcinus ruricola: Or, Our Extended Stay in Cuba.” CASCA Culture (blog), August 16. https://cascacultureblog. wordpress.com/2018/08/16/gecarcinus-ruricola-or-our-extended-stay-in-cuba/.