Monthly Archives: October 2011

Happy Halloween

Pumpkin carvings – more here.

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Slavoj Žižek interview

Video of an interview with Charlie Rose here.

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David Harvey – ‘The Party of Wall Street Meets its Nemesis’

At the Verso blog.

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6th Summer Institute in Economic Geography

The 6th Summer Institute in Economic Geography will take place in Zurich, July 1-7, 2012.  Further details can be found at The Summer Institute is open to early-career researchers in economic geography, broadly defined (doctoral students at or beyond the fieldwork … Continue reading

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End of October

October has been a slog. I’ve now done half of my teaching for this academic year. In one month. Okay, this means that the rest of the year is going to be relatively easy on that front, but naturally there … Continue reading

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Universities under Attack

Conference in London: Saturday 26 November at 10 a.m. Venue: Edmond J Safra Lecture Theatre, King’s College London The Research Assessment Exercise, corporate sponsorship, ‘impact’, the Browne Report, a 200 per cent increase in tuition fees, the introduction of private … Continue reading

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John Protevi ‘The Rhythm and Resonance of Occupation’

At The Contemporary Condition (via Philosophy in a Time of Error).

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