Michal Lehečka

Michal Lehečka received his master’s degree in Social Anthropology at the Faculty
of Humanities at Charles University in Prague, where he is currently enrolled in
the PhD programme in Anthropology. His long-term specialization lies in the area
of urban anthropology, in which he focuses mainly on the topics of post-socialist
housing estates, peripherization, the politics of urban development, the socio-spatial
distribution of power, and “Right to the City” movements. He is also a member of
the applied research studio Anthropictures, z. s., which focuses on transdisciplinary
research in the areas of local development (both in the urban and rural environment),
migration, and urbanism.