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Hameiri, Hughes and Scarpello, International Intervention and Local Politics – now out with CUP

Shahar Hameiri, Caroline Hughes, and Fabio Scarpello, International Intervention and Local Politics: Fragmented States and the Politics of Scale, now out with Cambridge University Press. International peace- and state-building interventions have become ubiquitous in international politics since the 1990s, aiming to tackle the … Continue reading

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Derek Gregory, ‘War at a Distance: the Modern Battlefield’ (video)

War at a Distance: the Modern Battlefield – Derek Gregory lecture, Radboud University, Nijmegen. In a modern war the battlefield can be anywhere. Drones and aerial bombing mean that there isn’t a clear frontline anymore. Because of this an even … Continue reading

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CfP: Political Geologies: Earth Sciences and Subterranean Territorialization (AAG 2018)

CfP: Political Geologies: Earth Sciences and Subterranean Territorialization – Association of American Geographers meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana; April 10-14, 2018 Organizers: Andrea Marston (UC Berkeley); Matt Himley (Illinois State University) Sponsors: Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group; Political Geography Specialty Group Session … Continue reading

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Rosi Bradotti, ‘Are ‘WE’ in this together?’ video of UCL-IAS lecture

Rosi Bradotti, ‘Are ‘WE’ in this together?’ video of UCL-IAS lecture, 21 September 2017 This lecture explores the re-compositions of a vulnerable sense of pan-humanity (‘WE’) in the context of Anthropocenic climate change discussion (‘this’). It will focus on three … Continue reading

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Russell Brand and David Harvey, ‘Marxism On The Rise – Can It Really Defeat Capitalism?’ Podcast

Also from David Harvey, and if you can cope with Russell Brand… Russell Brand and David Harvey, ‘Marxism On The Rise – Can It Really Defeat Capitalism?‘ Podcast Harvey’s new book is Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

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David Harvey, ‘Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason’ – video of LSE talk

David Harvey, ‘Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason’ – video of LSE talk, 18 September 2017 Download : Audio, Video Editor’s note: We regret to say that owing to a technical problem the first few minutes of the … Continue reading

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Charlotte Mathieson on REF 2021 & ECRs: the current situation

Charlotte Mathieson on REF 2021 & ECRs: the current situation If you’re an early career researcher – or even a bit further ahead than that – and based in the UK, this is a really helpful summary of the situation … Continue reading

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Daniel Defert on the Foucault-Sartre relation – a 1990 letter

This was not a source I knew about before: Daniel Defert, “Lettre à Claude Lanzmann”, Les Temps Modernes, No 531-533, Vol 2, 1990,  pp. 1201-1206. It’s a short piece in a massive 1400 page collection devoted to Sartre, ten years after … Continue reading

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Shakespearean Territories – forthcoming with University of Chicago Press in Fall 2018

I am delighted to announce that my book Shakespearean Territories will be published by University of Chicago Press in Fall 2018. I received final approval yesterday, and the book is now in production. I published The Birth of Territory with the press … Continue reading

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New titles in the Antipode Book Series for 2017

Originally posted on AntipodeFoundation.org:
So far this year we’ve published three new titles in the Antipode Book Series: Other Geographies: The Influences of Michael Watts edited by Sharad Chari (University of California, Berkeley), Susanne Freidberg (Dartmouth College), Vinay Gidwani (University…

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