Dr Fabien Cante PhD

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School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
ESRC Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr Cante is an interdisciplinary researcher working across urban, media and African studies. Through ethnographic attention to everyday practices and perspectives, he examines how media infrastructures shape the city as a space of social exchange and political contest.


  • PhD - Department of Media & Communications, LSE
  • MSc - Urban Studies, UCL
  • MRes - Contemporary North American History, EHESS
  • BA - Social and Political Sciences, Sciences Po, Paris


Guest Lecturer, Cities and Conflict

Guest Lecturer, Media and Popular Culture in Africa

Other activities

Dr Cante served as part-time communications officer for the Migrants' Rights Network in London between October 2017 and August 2018. He is involved with community groups opposing unjust re-development in south east London.