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Intervention Symposium – “Did We Accomplish the Revolution in Geographic Thought?”

44 years ago we published David Harvey’s essay “Revolutionary and Counter-Revolutionary Theory in Geography and the Problem of Ghetto Formation”. Taking geographers to task, demanding some serious self-criticism, it was subject to … Continue reading

20 December 2016 · 6 Comments

Intervention – “Water is Life and Life is Sovereignty: Context and Considerations for Critical Geographers”

Water is Life and Life is Sovereignty: Context and Considerations for Critical Geographers Andrew Curley University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill apcurley@email.unc.edu On 4 December 2016, the Army Corps … Continue reading

13 December 2016 · 3 Comments

Intervention – “Where Were the Non-Heterosexual Young Men? The Challenges and Need for Further Research on Participant Recruitment Methods for Qualitative Research”

by Blake Hawkins, University of British Columbia, blake.hawkins@alumni.ubc.ca Introduction From September 2015 to January 2016, I lived in Prince George, Canada, to undertake fieldwork for my Master’s thesis. My research was … Continue reading

3 November 2016 · Leave a comment

Intervention – “Intersectional Contours of Loss and Resistance: Mapping Bay Area Gentrification”

Erin McElroy Doctoral Candidate, Department of Feminist Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz Director, Anti-Eviction Mapping Project, http://www.antievictionmap.com emmcelro@ucsc.edu It’s difficult to map the multiple landscapes being produced amidst the … Continue reading

18 August 2016 · Leave a comment

Intervention – “F**k the Cupcake Revolution! David Cameron, Samuel Smiles, and the Geographies of Neo-Victorian Thrift”

Alison Hulme https://commoditytactics.wordpress.com/   The homemade poster was clearly visible in the window of a first floor flat as I sat on the top deck of the 185 bus that … Continue reading

7 June 2016 · 1 Comment

Intervention – “Taxing Sugar, Sweetening Inequality: Disrupting George Osborne’s ‘Sugar Tax’ with the Agential Properties of Sugar Itself”

Louise MacAllister, Geography, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter Predictions for the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne’s Spring 2016 Budget were of tax cuts for … Continue reading

17 May 2016 · Leave a comment

Intervention – “Reclaiming the ‘Liveable City’ as Normative Reference Point: Against Totalising Aspirational Political Discourses”

Steffen Wetzstein (Willy Brandt School of Public Policy, Universität Erfurt) This short commentary takes issue with the rise of totalising aspirational political discourses in urban politics and policy making in an … Continue reading

5 May 2016 · 1 Comment

Intervention – “Towards a Metaphilosophy of the Urban” by Andy Merrifield

I suspect I’m not the only one thrilled by the prospect of seeing Henri Lefebvre’s great philosophical tract, Métaphilosophie, from half-a-century ago, finally make it into English. Thanks to the … Continue reading

4 December 2015 · 4 Comments

Intervention – “Reclaiming Hope Within the Geopolitics of Economic Bullying: The Case of SYRIZA and Post-Referendum Greece”

by Maria Pentaraki, Queen’s University Belfast (M.Pentaraki@qub.ac.uk), and Janet Speake, Liverpool Hope University (SPEAKEJ@hope.ac.uk) “When the ‘OXI-NO’ vote in the referendum became a ‘NAI-YES’ vote on the continuation of the … Continue reading

20 October 2015 · Leave a comment

Intervention – “A Perecian Attempt to Exhaust the Glasgow Subway”

A Perecian Attempt to Exhaust the Glasgow Subway by Jack Donaghy, Johanna Jokio, Anna Nienhaus, Dennis Rodgers and Evan Williams Urban Studies, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of … Continue reading

28 September 2015 · 1 Comment

Intervention – “Land Occupations and Counter-insurgency in the Colombian Caribbean: Will History Repeat Itself?”

by Eloisa Berman-Arévalo, Department of Geography, UNC Chapel Hill (elober@live.unc.edu) As the Colombian government and Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC) come close to signing a final peace accord in Havana, recent … Continue reading

22 September 2015 · 2 Comments

Intervention – “Finding Hope Without Salvation in Mad Max: Fury Road”

Finding Hope Without Salvation in Mad Max: Fury Road by Corin de Freitas, University of British Columbia The recently released “Mad Max: Fury Road” follows the spectacular escape-turned-insurrection of a rogue … Continue reading

21 August 2015 · 1 Comment

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