Andrew Herscher

Andrew Herscher is cofounding member of a series of militant research collaboratives, including the We the People of Detroit Community Research Collective, Detroit Resists, and the Settler Colonial City Project. In his own work, he endeavors to bring research on architecture and cities to bear on struggles for rights, justice, and democracy across a range of global sites. Among his books are Violence Taking Place: The Architecture of the Kosovo Conflict (Stanford University Press, 2010), The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit (University of Michigan Press, 2012), and Displacements: Architecture and Refugee (Sternberg Press, 2017). He teaches at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan.