Here are the instructions for the essay, you may choose whatever topic you feel you can do your best at from the list below.
Attached are readings from class to help you get familiarize which areas exactly we are covering.
To get credit for this course you must write a 5-page essay. The context of the work must
resonate with the topics covered during class. This essay is a critical work that must include
your opinion and projection of the subject covered. This Essay is a narrative of one or multiple
topics and concepts covered in class.
• Length: 5-pages 81/2×11 (if you are using images please add them after the 5 pages)
• Font type: Arial or Helvetica
• Font Size: 11pt.
• Spacing: 1.5
• Please use MLA style formatting for the essay.
Topics to consider are:
How does the act of Making have an impact in the construction of the city, in its physical
and symbolic form?
Hybridity is a post-modern term that has intended to conceptualize the cross-cultural
phoneme of the US/MX border region. How has this term been instrumental in the
understanding of the Tijuana and San Diego binomial and does it still have relevance to
How is the border region or the city of Tijuana fertile ground for post-capitalism ideas
that might include a new type of sovereignty in the future?
The San Diego/Tijuana urban area shares a rich geography and watershed that is
crucial to the future of both cities. A projective speculative idea is crucial for the future
of the urban and natural ecosystem.