Category Archives: Teaching

Visiting Senior Scholar in Global Studies, University of Wyoming

The Global and Area Studies (GAST) Program here at University of Wyoming is seeking applications for its Visiting Senior Scholar to begin in Fall 2017 or Spring 2018. Advertisements

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Wyoming Latina Youth Conference, October 14-15, 2016

I have been working for the past several weeks as part of a planning committee for the Wyoming Latina Youth Conference, which is happening this weekend in Laramie. This is the first year it is being hosted at the University … Continue reading

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Showing “Waves ’98” in Introduction to Human Geography

At the end of a week discussing Alastair Bonnett’s presentation of urban geography in his What is Geography?, my Intro to Human Geography students will watch Ely Dagher’s award winning short film Waves ’98 this Friday. The film is set … 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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Education as the Practice of Freedom? Troubling spaces in the Neoliberal University

Erin Sanders-McDonagh and Carole Davis (Middlesex University) are organizing a special section of the journal Critical Studies in Education on radical pedagogy, emancipatory politics, and neoliberal higher education. Their CFP echoes a session they convened for the 2016 AAG meeting … Continue reading

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Search for Visiting Assistant Professor in Human Geography, Ohio Wesleyan University

My department is searching for a replacement as I depart for my new job (more on this in a future post). I cut-and-paste the advertisement below. As indicated here, applicants are welcome to contact me with any questions. *** We … Continue reading

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Sarah Moore lecture at Ohio Wesleyan for ‘Place of Waste’ series

Dr. Sarah Moore (University of Wisconsin Geography) comes to Ohio Wesleyan tomorrow for a visitor series I’m co-coordinating with my colleagues Jim Peoples (Anthropology and East Asian Studies) and John Krygier (Geography and Environmental Studies). As mentioned in a previous … Continue reading

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