Experimental Geographies

"There is tenderness only in the coarsest demand: that no-one shall go hungry any more" – Theodor Adorno, Minima Moralia (1974: 156)

Immaterial Labour isn’t Working

I’m really excited to be participating in Immaterial Labour isn’t Working (#ILIW13). #ILIW13 is a series of events, texts and other contributions that will bring together academics, artists and activists … Continue reading

March 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Negri on Teaching

I’ve recently been reading Antonio Negri’s Diary of an Escape. There is so much to say about the text and the desperate moment out of which it emerged (I will … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

On the Autonomous City: Video

In March 2012, I was lucky enough to speak at KTH in Stockholm as part of a seminar series on “City Axioms” organized by the Institute of Social Anthropology at … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Derek Gregory: On Mapping in Modern War

The video of an excellent lecture by Derek Gregory entitled “Gabriel’s Map: Cartography and Corpography in Modern War” is now available. The lecture formed part of the University of Kentucky Committee … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Archive and Radical Infrastructure

There is an absolutely fantastic piece by Peter Linebaugh over at Counterpunch in which he describes a new radical archiving initiative in conjunction with the May Day Rooms. The May … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

Judith Butler: “New Thoughts on Solidarity”

Via Stuart Elden at Progressive Geographies – a video of Judith Butler’s plenary address to the American Academy of Religion entitled “New Thoughts on Solidarity.” The address explores the recent … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Creating Worlds Workshop Report

I was lucky enough to attend an excellent workshop on Monday at Royal Holloway on Creating Worlds: The Affective Spaces of Experimental Politics. The workshop was organized by Anja Kanngieser … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · 4 Comments

Creating Worlds Workshop: January 14th at Royal Holloway

I’m looking forward to attending the Creating Worlds Workshop at Royal Holloway next Monday. The workshop has been organized by the Protest Camp Research Collective and Anja Kanngieser. The workshop … Continue reading

January 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Originally posted on cities@manchester:
via flickr by Marco Garofalo by Andy Merrifield, Leverhulme Visiting Professor, Geography, University of Manchester “The form of a city changes quicker, alas, than the human…

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘Imagination bodies forth…’

Originally posted on geographical imaginations:
Following from my previous post, I’ve been thinking a lot about bodies recently, and for two reasons. The first is the workshop on War &…

January 7, 2013 · Leave a comment