Monthly Archives: February 2019

Bruno Latour interviewed in Artnet

Bruno Latour interviewed in Artnet (via Graham Harman)

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David Beer, The Data Gaze, reviewed at LSE Review of Books

David Beer, The Data Gaze (Sage 2018, Society and Space series) is reviewed at LSE Review of Books by Ignas Kalpokas. It can by now be taken as a given that ‘data’ or, more precisely, ‘big data’ (often even capitalised to reflect its … Continue reading

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Sun-Young Park, Ideals of the Body: Architecture, Urbanism, and Hygiene in Postrevolutionary Paris – U Pittsburgh Press, 2018

Sun-Young Park, Ideals of the Body: Architecture, Urbanism, and Hygiene in Postrevolutionary Paris – University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018 Modern hygienic urbanism originated in the airy boulevards, public parks, and sewer system that transformed the Parisian cityscape in the mid-nineteenth … Continue reading

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‘Imagining a territory. The construction and representation of territory in late medieval Europe’ (Workshop, Amsterdam, 18-19 January 2019)

Originally posted on Imagined territories:
? A report by Bente Marschall and Bastiaan Van den Akker ? On the 18th and 19th of January 2019, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) hosted a workshop titled ‘Imagining a territory. The construction and…

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Jenny Edkins and Maja Zehfuss (eds), Global Politics, third edition – Routledge, January 2019

Originally posted on Progressive Geographies:
Jenny Edkins and Maja Zehfuss (eds), Global Politics, third edition – Routledge, January 2019 The third edition of Global Politics: A New Introduction continues to provide a completely original way of teaching and learning about…

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The Early Foucault Update 23: the Hegel thesis and other manuscripts, Jean Wahl and Maladie mentale

I’ve been continuing work on The Early Foucault manuscript, which is coming together quite well. After the Christmas and New Year break, I submitted a book review and chapter on quite different topics. I’m now in Paris, where I’ve been … Continue reading

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