Fabian Frenzel is lecturer in organization studies at the University of Leicester and senior research associate at the University of Johannesburg. His research interest concern the intersections of mobility, politics and organization. In his recent book 'Slumming it. The tourist valorization of Urban Poverty‘ (Zed Books 2016) he discusses the role of travel and tourism in producing solidarities across global class divides. He is active in the alternative media network IMC Africa.