Bree T. Hocking, PhD, is an editor and independent scholar who has published numerous articles on the intersection of spatial politics, art, and identity. Her background in journalism and academia includes stints at U.S. News & World ReportRoll Call, Oregon Public Broadcasting, and The Open University in Belfast. She is the author of The Great Reimagining: Public Art, Urban Space, and the Symbolic Landscapes of a ‘New’ Northern Ireland (Berghahn Books, 2015).