Experimental Geographies

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

Tag Archives: alternative urbanism

David Harvey at Crisis-Scapes Conference

David Harvey speaking at the Crisis-Scapes Conference: Athens and Beyond Advertisements

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Further Reflections on the UK Housing Crisis

I can’t recommend enough the deeply sobering interview that James Butler conducted with a Balfron Tower evictee in Tower Hamlets. An upsetting if timely riposte to the egregious Wonga-fuelled boosterism … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book Writing

“Wohnungslos muss nicht sein – zieht in leere Häuser ein!” “Krieg den Hütten, Paläste für alle!” “Lass kraake, lass knalle – Wir bleiben Alle!”  -German squatter slogans (via Amantine, 2012) … Continue reading

June 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crisis Urbanism

Some questions about crisis and the city (These questions are motivated by a desire to think differently about the city as a site of social transformation. If we are to, … Continue reading

May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment