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Call for Participation/Attendance: Teaching Justice Pre-Conference 1st September, Pre-RGS-IBG Conference 2015, Exeter

I’m co-organising a Pre-Conference before this year’s RGS-IBG conference in Exeter – the details are below, and the deadline for people wishing to present and/or organise workshops for the Pre-Conference is on the 26th of June.   Call for Participation/Attendance: … Continue reading

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Prelude to Bandung: The Interwar Origins of Anti-Colonialism

Originally posted on Imperial & Global Forum:
The Gathering of Visionary Anti-Imperialism. Plenary Meeting, Brussels Congress 1927. Source: Louis Gibarti (Hrsg.), Das Flammenzeichen vom Palais Egmont, Neuer Deutscher Verlag, Berlin (1927) Fredrik Petersson Åbo Akademi University Russian State University for…

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Virtual issue – “People Without Property in Jobs: Stuart Hall and the Conundrums of Contemporary Urbanization in India”

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On Wednesday April 22nd, Vinay Gidwani will be presenting the 2015 Antipode AAG Lecture from 17:20 to 19:00 in Grand C/D North, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level. His lecture will be followed by a drinks…

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Book review on Antipode Online

My review of Anna Feigenbaum, Fabian Frenzel & Patrick McCurdy’s book Protest Camps (published last year by Zed Books) is now up on the Antipode Foundation’s website. It’s a great book, which everyone interested in protest should read!  

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Derek Gregory to talk at the University of Glasgow, Friday March 7, 3:30pm

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Derek Gregory is speaking in Glasgow next week – it looks an interesting talk which continues his interests in drones and contemporary war-making. Understanding Empire: Technology, Power, Politics View original post

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PhD Studentship available: Geographies of Democracy

Originally posted on Pop Theory:
Details here (or here) of a PhD Studentship available at the University of Exeter to work with me in the broad area of ‘Geographies of Democracy’. Do please either pass this on to any likely…

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Postcolonial discontents

Originally posted on Pop Theory:
For anyone interested in the debate aroused by Vivek Chibber’s critique of postcolonial theory for being insufficiently Marxist-in-the-right-sort-of-way, which has included a robust response from Partha Chatterjee, Bruce Robbins has a review of Chibber’s book…

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Antipode Activist & Workshop Funding

News of Funding available from Antipode – some great projects have been funded in the past. “Don’t forget – this year’s round of Antipode Foundation Scholar-Activist Project and International Workshop Awards closes at the end of March. Grants of up … Continue reading

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Bhopal Film Screening

For anyone interested in Liverpool on monday, there is a film screening in the Geography Department of the film ‘Bhopali’, which is about the Bhopal Gas Disaster and its continuing legacy. Please contact me for further info.

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A few links from today

In an effort to post things more regularly on here, here are a few things that have popped up today. Firstly, my colleague Paul Williamson posted on the Departmental blog difficulties of using proxies to measure fertility. I’m not particularly … Continue reading

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