Category Archives: Convocatorias

Judith Butler on identity/difference and solidarity

This recent interview with Judith Butler suggests an approach to solidarity — or for Butler, ‘alliance’ — that resonates with the arguments of some human geographers (see relevant posts, here, and here). The following quote from the interview is especially … Continue reading

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2017 Action Research Network of the Americas (ARNA) Conference

The 2017 Action Research of the Americas Conference is being convened in parallel with the first Global Assembly for Knowledge Democracy in Cartagena, Colombia, in June 2017. Proposals are due February 13, 2017.

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CFP/convocatoria – NAASN conference in Mexico City, April 2017

See below, the CFP for the 2017 North American Anarchist Studies Network (NAASN) conference, which will be held in Mexico for the first time next year, April 28-30, in the Biblioteca Social Reconstruir (BSR), in Mexico City. En español: La … Continue reading

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‘Flat Places, Deep Identities’ – Great Plains Symposium at University of Nebraska

The 2017 Great Plains Symposium will occur at University of Nebraska with a thematic emphasis on place, and mapping, and mapping place. I will be teaching my American Landscape course at University of Wyoming that Spring, and as I design … Continue reading

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2017 meeting of the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers in New Orleans, January 3-5

Early-bird registration closes in just more than three weeks for the 2017 meeting of the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers (CLAG), scheduled for January 3-5 in New Orleans. Andrew Sluyter observes in a recent message on the CLAG list that, … Continue reading

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‘The Gentrification of the Political’ workshop

Readers may be interested in this workshop — The Gentrification of the Political — at the University of Kent, in June. The schedule includes a keynote talk from Cynthia Weber. The abstracts are due on April 11, 2016. The language … Continue reading

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Fiftieth anniversary of ‘The Battle of Algiers’

I show The Battle of Algiers and facilitate discussion of the film alongside Stephen Graham’s work on ‘cities as battlespace’ for my urban geography course. I therefore took an interest in an upcoming symposium — “The Battle of Algiers at 50: … Continue reading

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