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Intervention – “The Other Side of The Tracks: Contested Space, Commemoration, and Erasure”

David S. Rotenstein, Ph.D. Historian/Folklorist david.rotenstein@earthlink.net The Talbot Avenue Bridge is contested space. The metal girder bridge was built in 1918 to span the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad tracks in … Continue reading

13 February 2019 · Leave a comment

Video abstract – “Disability Consciousness on the Frontlines of Urban Struggle” by Mary Jean Hande

As many will know, we’re celebrating 50 years of Antipode in 2019. It will come as no surprise to hear that we’ve been looking back to the journal’s beginnings in the … Continue reading

9 January 2019 · Leave a comment

Intervention – “The Public Spaces of Trump Tower Reflect the Cruelty and Self-Dealing of the Trump Presidency”

Robert Rosenberger Georgia Institute of Technology rosenberger@gatech.edu The Trump administration will be forever remembered, among other things, as one that persecuted already disadvantaged people, and one whose corruption directly served … Continue reading

4 December 2018 · Leave a comment

The Old New Brutalism? Rekindling Brutalist Ethics from Artwashed Aesthetics

by Oli Mould (Royal Holloway, University of London) The fate of Robin Hood Gardens was sealed a long time ago. Ever since plans were formally submitted for its demolition in 2010, … Continue reading

24 May 2018 · Leave a comment

“Brutalism Redux” – a review, free online article, and event at the Science Museum

Following the publication of Oli Mould’s paper “Brutalism Redux: Relational Monumentality and the Urban Politics of Brutalist Architecture” at the end of last year (freely available here), and his review … Continue reading

10 January 2017 · 1 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 – “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

Hot off the press – Antipode 48(2)

Unlike the Independent here in the UK, Antipode still has a print edition, which we imagine is hot when it comes off the press… Either way it’s March, so the February issue … Continue reading

12 February 2016 · Leave a comment

Traditional Markets Under Threat: Why It’s Happening and What Traders and Customers Can Do

We recently launched the 2015/16 call for applications for the Antipode Foundation’s Scholar-Activist Project Awards (see here). The Awards are grants of up to GB£10,000.00 intended to support collaborations between academics, … Continue reading

26 October 2015 · Leave a comment

13 new papers and a video abstract – “The Necessity of Dialectical Naturalism: Marcuse, Bookchin, and Dialectics in the Midst of Ecological Crises”

It’s not quite the middle of August and the September issue of Antipode is out now! Antipode 47(4) really showcases critical geography at its very best: timely topics, engaged research, engaging writing… … Continue reading

14 August 2015 · 1 Comment

New open access book reviews

We’ve published some great book reviews on AntipodeFoundation.org recently, including… Christopher Taylor (University of Chicago) on Martha Schoolman’s Abolitionist Geographies; Ian Shaw (University of Glasgow) on Grégoire Chamayou’s Drone Theory and … Continue reading

8 July 2015 · 2 Comments

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