Deen Sharp is a doctoral candidate in the Earth and Environmental Science program, specializing in Geography, at the CUNY Graduate Center. Previously, he was a freelance journalist and consultant based in Lebanon. His research focuses on the geography of the Arab world and his current project concerns the corporation and urban space in post-war Beirut. He is Co-Editor of Beyond the Square: Urbanism and the Arab Uprisings and he has written for a number of publications, including Jadaliyya, Portal 9, the Arab Studies Journal and The Guardian.
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