Tag Archives: Liverpool

New Project – Lives and Legacies of 1919 in Liverpool – Call for Participants

I have a new participatory project about to start which continues the work done by the Great War to Race Riots project over the past few years – details are below, but please get in touch with me if you … Continue reading

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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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Creativity and Urban decline

Interesting post over at the cities@manchester blog by Kenn Taylor about the links between creative regeneration and the postindustrial city, which draws upon things happening in Liverpool as well as elsewhere.

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A random post on immanence, love and Sefton Park Boating Lake (!)

I follow The Secret Life of Smithdown Road on Facebook, as they occasionally post interesting images and thoughts on the neighbourhood I live in. They just posted this image of one of the old rowing boats from Sefton Park’s boating … 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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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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