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Stefano Bloch

Stefano Bloch, assistant professor in the School of Geography and Development at the University of Arizona, is a cultural and urban geographer, ethnographer and a semiretired graffiti writer from Los Angeles. He conducts research on transgressive subcultures, criminality, policing, neighborhood change, gentrification and race, with expertise in L.A.-based gangs, the history and theorization of graffiti as a socio-spatial practice and the use of ethnographic and autoethnographic research methods. His latest work is "Going All City: Struggle and Survival in LA's Graffiti Subculture." 

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Going All City: Struggle and Survival in LA's Graffiti Subculture
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
University of Chicago Press
November 2019
ISBN 9780226493589
240 pages
$19.00, INSTORE
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