Cyborg Urbanization: Complexity and Monstrosity in the Contemporary City


  • I would like to acknowledge the helpful comments of Noel Castree, James Kneale, Christopher Otter, Benedikte Zitouni and the referees. Thanks also to Elena Vacchelli for assistance with the translation of Italian sources. Earlier versions of this article were presented to audiences in Berlin, London, Manchester, Montreal and Oxford. The research was supported by the Economic and Social Research Council and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

* Matthew Gandy (, Department of Geography, University College London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP, UK.