Experimental Geographies

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

David Harvey and Andy Merrifield

Via Pluto Press: “David Harvey and Andy Merrifield launch their new books Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism (2014) and The New Urban Question (Pluto, 2014), with an evening … Continue reading

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

David Harvey at Occupy London

Here’s a video of David Harvey speaking on November 12th at the occupation at St. Paul’s. The full transcript can be found here.

November 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Education and the Common

Ours is an age of “savage servility” to borrow a phrase from the American poet Robert Lowell. While it may well be the case that we are living through the … Continue reading

June 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Luddites Conference: Podcast Available

Via Infinite Thought and available here. Looks really excellent! ┬áSpeakers: Peter Linebaugh, Anna Davin, Iain Boal, TJ Clark, Esther Leslie and Dave King. The Luddites, without Condescension A Conference on … Continue reading

May 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

Les Sentiers de L’Utopie/Paths Through Utopias: Film Screening

I wish I could make this. The film looks great. I’ve been told that the screening is already booked up so it might be tricky to sneak in. The French … Continue reading

March 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

Arts Against the Cuts Weekend

Courtesy of Nina Power at Infinite Thought: ARTS AGAINST CUTS // DIRECT WEEKEND THIS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY [Jan 15th and 16th] Camberwell College of Art, Wilson Road Building (off Peckham … Continue reading

January 14, 2011 · Leave a comment