Call for papers for special issue of Housing Studies

Towards a global housing studies: beyond dichotomy, normativity and common abstraction

We invite abstract submissions for a Special Issue of Housing Studies (to be published in 2021) that seeks to move beyond the dichotomy of Global North and Global South. The Special Issue aims to foster an open-minded dialogue between housing scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds, methodological standpoints and focusing on different geographies in understanding emergent interdependencies and shared challenges.

Titles and abstracts (300 words max.), along with full contact details, should be submitted to Ryan Powell ( and AbdouMaliq Simone ( no later than February 7th 2020. For more information, please download the Call for Papers.

Call for Papers