Einat Manoff is an urban designer and currently a student in the Environmental Psychology Ph.D. program at CUNY Graduate Center. Her research interests include: the politics of space, urbanism within ‘states of emergency’ and generative utopias. Her current research focuses on issues of Internal Displacement and refugees in Israel-Palestine through the perspectives offered by geography, psychology, urban planning and visual culture. Until recently, Einat had worked as senior editor for Tel-Aviv based Block Magazine (a journal of contemporary thought on architecture, urbanism, art and media). She curated various exhibitions that incorporate video art and new media and has practiced architecture and urban design in various firms and formats.