Teaching Fellows

Molly Cunningham

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences Molly Cunningham

Area of Study

Department of Anthropology

Molly Cunningham

Teaching Fellow in the Social Sciences

I research political logics of emergency management, municipal restructuring, and American bankruptcy through ethnographic encounters with activists and experts reimagining the lifecycles of cities for a crisis era. My current project focuses on the contested and racialized terms of the City of Detroit's financial crisis, as declared by the State of Michigan in 2013 to authorize radical intervention into local governance. 

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