About Austin Zeiderman

Austin Zeiderman is an interdisciplinary scholar who specializes in the cultural and political dimensions of cities in Latin America, with a specific focus on Colombia.

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En Liang Khong

En Liang Khong is a submissions editor at openDemocracy and a freelance journalist.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Securing Bogotá

Bogotá's lauded transition from chaotic city of crime and violence to cosmopolitan hub of commerce and creativity belies the manner in which 'security' has been differentially mobilized over the past fifteen years, to stigmatise and displace the city's most vulnerable residents.

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