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Top posts on Progressive Geographies this week

The Italian Difference: Between Nihilism & Biopolitics (pdf) ‘Neoliberalism’ and ‘Capitalism’ – what’s the difference? Palgrave’s Publishing resources for early career academics Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment (2015) Active Intolerance: Michel Foucault, the Prisons Information Group, and the Future of Abolition – forthcoming in … Continue reading

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Michael Jacobs on Las Meninas

Originally posted on Open Geography:
The writer Michael Jacobs (who died in January 2014) has a piece in today’s Observer about Las Meninas, the famous 1656 painting by Diego Velázquez analyzed by Foucault in The Order of Things. Several very nice details from…

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Books received – Shakespeare, Foucault, and Chaturvedi and Doyle’s Climate Terror

Books received – mainly in recompense for review work for Palgrave. These are the last eight volumes of the RSC Shakespeare series and Sanjay Chaturvedi and Timothy Doyle’s Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change. Also another copy of Foucault’s L’archéologie du savoir which I bought … Continue reading

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Two posts on writing at The Sociological Imagination and An und für sich

Two posts on writing at The Sociological Imagination and An und für sich. The first talks about writing being disconnected from the internet, and whether this works for different writers or not. It’s written by David Beer, reflecting on the … Continue reading

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David Harvey discusses his recent work at Mimar Sinan Güzel Sanatlar Üniversitesi (May 2015 video)

Via a comment on a post commenting on my post on writing after completing a book ms.

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Benjamin Tallis interviews Claudia Aradau on Critical Security Studies

Benjamin Tallis interviews Claudia Aradau on Critical Security Studies – in three parts via CEE New Perspectives

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How to make our cities open and democratic – Bradley Garrett TEDx talk (video)

How to make our cities open and democratic – Bradley Garrett TEDxSouthamptonUniversity

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Palgrave’s Publishing resources for early career academics

Publishing resources for early career academics from Palgrave – a pdf to download from academia.edu. Thanks to Robert Tally for the link. Focuses on books, with advice on revision from PhD thesis, proposals, glossary of terms, etc. – much of … Continue reading

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Fiona Allon reviews Martijn Konings, The Emotional Logic of Capitalism at Progress in Political Economy.

Fiona Allon reviews Martijn Konings new book, The Emotional Logic of Capitalism at Progress in Political Economy.

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Active Intolerance: Michel Foucault, the Prisons Information Group, and the Future of Abolition – forthcoming in December 2015

Perry Zurn and Andrew Dilts (eds.), Active Intolerance: Michel Foucault, the Prisons Information Group, and the Future of Abolition – forthcoming in December 2015 from Palgrave. I was one of the readers of the manuscript to provide an endorsement – it’s a very good and interesting … Continue reading

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