Category Archives: Liverpool

George Garrett Archive

Today I went to a talk about George Garrett at Liverpool Central Library. Garrett was a radical sailor who spent most of his life in either Liverpool or New York, organising for labour issues, speaking out against racism and imperialism, … Continue reading

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Pondicherry

Various research pathways seem to be leading me towards Pondicherry at the moment. Firstly, over the last few years I’ve been dragged more and more (not unwillingly) into thinking about the historical geographies of resistance to colonialism in India. I … Continue reading

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Bhopal

It was the 28th Anniversary of the Bhopal Gas disaster last week, and by a combination of coincidence and choice on my part, I’ve talked about Bhopal quite a bit over the past few weeks. Firstly, I spoke in a … Continue reading

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On blogging and more…

I can’t claim to be an expert here, but there’s been some fascinating blogging by geographers and others on the conflict in Gaza over the past few days. Firstly, Derek Gregory posted a great analysis of the conflict yesterday, whilst … Continue reading

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Violence and Housing Policy Seminar

Anyone in/around Liverpool tomorrow afternoon might be interested in the following event taking place in the University (the link should open a pdf):  Challenging the Violence of Housing Policy The issue of housing policy has been of importance to Liverpool … Continue reading

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Human Geography Teaching Jobs at Liverpool

Some people may have seen these already, but we have two jobs currently being advertised within the Department at Liverpool (links below). The deadlines are quite tight, simply because we want people to be ‘in post’ as soon as possible. … Continue reading

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