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Zube Lecture with Jon Wynn

Event Details

January 30, 2020
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Olver Design Building

Room: 170

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission

The Fence and Ambulance: The social and spatial contact zones of urban hospitals

Jon Wynn Associate Professor, Sociology, UMass Amherst

Jonathan Wynn studies urban culture. His two books The Tour Guide: Walking and Talking New York (2011, University of Chicago Press, Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries Series) and Music/City: American Festivals and Placemaking in Austin, Nashville, and Newport (2015, University of Chicago Press). In addition to academic articles he also published public sociology in The Guardian, CNN, and The Washington Post.