Isabel Solange Muñoz is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Her research interests focus on political, economic, and socio-spatial processes of marginalization and contestation. Her work focuses heavily on the everyday practices and experiences of mobility and access in urban areas.
Ninety-five percent of Americans have been ordered to stay at home to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. As a human geographer who studies experiences of home and housing, I find a certain irony to these orders, particularly when wrapped in messages such as “Stay Home and Stay Safe.” Even as almost all Americans are […]