Catharina Thörn is a senior lecturer and
researcher in cultural studies at the University of Gothen- burg.
She has a PhD in Sociology and an interested in questions on urban
governance, access to public space and democracy. Since 2010 she
has been working with an international reference group on
gentrification with the goal of creating an exhibition in
Gothenburg. Catharina has also been involved in research projects
with artists and architects on the role of art in urban