03 FEB 2021 (WED) 16:00-17:30

流眾之城:深圳“三和大神”日結工的叛逆與困境A City of the Precariat: Struggles and Predicament of Dayworkers in Shenzhen, China

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Speaker:

Dr Gengzhi Huang Associate Professor, School of Geography and Planning, Sun Yat-sen University

Dr. Gengzhi Huang is an Associate Professor of Human Geography in Sun Yat-sen University, China. His research focuses on urban informalities, informal employment, migrant workers and labor geographies. Recently, his is interested in labor’s social upgrading and informal workers’ social integration in China. He is currently the principal investigator of the research program Diversity and Local Embeddedness of Worker Agency in Globalizing China supported by the National Science Foundation of China. He has published his research articles in both domestic and international journals, including Antipode, Geoforum, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Urban Studies, Urban Geography, and Cities. His research on urban street vending and informal employment in China has received media attention and reported by Guangzhou Daily, Pengpai News, Sixth Tone, Zhihu Daily, and China Thinktanks affiliated to Development Research of The State Council of China.