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Dynamic Territories – my reflection on the Ice Law project website

The participants at the recent Ice Law workshop at IBRU: Durham’s Centre for Borders Research were asked to write short reflective pieces on the event and their take on its debates. A number of the reflections have been posted on their … Continue reading

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Reading guides to Lefebvre and Sloterdijk in English updated

I’ve made some minor updates to my reading guides: Where to start with reading Henri Lefebvre? Where to start with reading Peter Sloterdijk?

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Seminar with Eduardo Mendieta, Birkbeck 11 – 12 September 2014

Critical Legal Thinking has details of a two-day seminar with Eduardo Mendieta in September. He will be talking on ‘Decolonizing Epistemologies’ and then involved in two seminars, on the work of Cornel West and on Post-human rights.

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Adam Kotsko, Agamben translator, on ‘The experience of translating’

Adam Kotsko, one of the key recent Agamben translators, reflects on ‘The experience of translating‘. I particularly appreciated the work of filling in the references and notes to texts in English. Here’s the first paragraph – well-worth a read, and … Continue reading

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Virtual issue – Class, Politics, and Representation

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On Wednesday 27th August, Queen Mary University of London’s Gareth Stedman Jones and Jane Wills will discuss their work on class, politics and representation in London from the 19th to 21st century, exploring the similarities…

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# THE FUNAMBULIST PAMPHLETS /// Volume 10: Literature Is Now Published

Originally posted on The Funambulist:
The tenth volume of The Funambulist Pamphlets that gathers and edits past articles of the blog about literature is now officially published by Punctum Books in collaboration with the Center for Transformative Media at Parsons The New School. You can either download…

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Israel-Palestine virtual theme issue

Originally posted on Society and Space – Environment and Planning D:
Source: Lisa Bhungalia More than 1900 Palestinians and 66 Israelis have been killed since Israel launched ‘Operation Protective Edge’ in July 2014. Among the Palestinian dead are more than…

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Gratton on Rancière’s Aisthesis

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Peter Gratton reviews Jacques Rancière’s Aisthesis: Scenes from the Aesthetic Regime of Art (Verso, 2013). Jacques Rancière has become the most discussed French philosopher over the last few years. From…

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Dictionary of Human Geography–new edition

Originally posted on Open Geography:
The Dictionary of Human Geography has long been the gold standard for reference works in the field. The first edition was published in 1981 and was edited by Derek Gregory, Ron Johnston and David M.…

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Carscapes reviewed by Martin Dodge

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Martin Dodge offers his review of Kathryn Morrison and John Minnis’ Carscapes: The Motor Car, Architecture and Landscape in England here. This profusely illustrated book was published by Yale University…

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