Category Archives: Convocatorias

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 AlgiersĀ at 50: … Continue reading

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Before 68: The Left, activism & social movements in the long 1960s

Relevant to my book project, which examines post-68 politics and what the organizers of this conference would identify as the “mythologization” of the year, this Call for Papers: *** CFP: Before 68: The Left, activism & social movements in the … Continue reading

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