Category Archives: My publications or presentations

Mexican Transitions: Tlatelolco, stories of progress, and becoming adult in Mexico City

The program for the 2017 Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers meeting in New Orleans is now available online. I will present a paper I’m developing from out of my work in Mexico City (abstract below). Mexican Transitions: Tlatelolco, stories of … Continue reading

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The future of the Journal of Cultural Geography, with featured panelist Alyson Greiner (Editor, 2002-2016)

On behalf of the Cultural Geography Specialty Group, I am co-organizing a panel session  with Weronika Kusek and Jordan Brasher for the 2017 meeting of the American Association of Geographers, as part of a transition in leadership at the Journal … Continue reading

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My review of Stuart Aitken’s “The Ethnopoetics of Space and Transformation”

My review of Stuart Aitken’s book The Ethnopoetics of Space and Transformation: Young People’s Engagement, Activism and Aesthetics has been published in Emotion, Space and Society, linked here. (Contact me for the full text if you do not have access.) … Continue reading

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Forging solidarity, ‘in-against-and-beyond’

Lazaros Karaliotas and David Featherstone are organizing a session for the upcoming annual conference of the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers), which resonates with my current thinking on solidarity formation. They seek abstracts by February 10, … Continue reading

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Ohio Student Association Fellowship Program class of 2015

We just completed the 2015 iteration of the Ohio Student Association (OSA) ‘Fellowship for Community Change,’ the organizer-training and political education program alongside which I have been working on the ‘Breaking Consent‘ action-research project. The project lends momentum to political … Continue reading

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Work in progress for a collection of papers on ‘Police States’

I am finalizing my submission for a collection of papers that emerged from the 2015 AAG panel Contemporary North American Police States: Ferguson, Ayotzinapa, and Alternative Futures. The paper–titled ‘Profiling, state power, and an emerging post-liberal politics of solidarity in … Continue reading

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Presenting at the Critical Geography Conference in Lexington

I leave for Lexington, Kentucky tomorrow for the Critical Geography Conference on ‘The Minor’ at University of Kentucky, also described in this post. I will present on both of my ongoing projects. With collaborators on the action-research project ‘Breaking Consent,’ … Continue reading

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Cuentos Patrióticos (1997), Francis Alÿs

I am writing about Mexico City artist Francis Alÿs’ 1997 performance Cuentos Patrióticos as part of my contribution for the edited collection Protest Camping and Social Movements: an international perspective (a follow up to Protest Camps, this collection edited by … Continue reading

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