Anarchist Anthropology

Anarchist Anthropology

I was just citing Graeber’s Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology, (which I love–I wrote about my favorite part here), and I was looking up the details online, and I was reminded that its publisher, Prickly Paradigm Press, makes it available to you in PDF form for free. It is well worth reading.

Gramscian Perspectives on Protest and Passive Revolution

A World without Change? Gramscian perspectives on Protest and Passive Revolution Call for Papers: Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, April 21-25, 2015 Organizer: Andrew Brooks, King’s College London Across cities, universities and workplaces around the world fierce, yet often short-lived, moments of political disturbance have emerged in recent years. Many of these … Continue reading

Avoid Amazon, go straight to Midtown Scholar

Originally posted on My Desiring-Machines:
I do everything I can do avoid the clutches of Amazon. Here in Seattle, I buy books from Elliott Bay or the University Book Store, sometimes Left Bank Books (pretty small selection, but great stuff), or from Powell’s online. I rarely buy anything else online, except I recently ordered Frédéric Lordon’s Willing Slaves of…

Planning Against the Political

Planning Against the Political

Jonathan Metzger, Phillip Allmendinger, and Stijn Oosterlynck have a new volume out. Here is the publisher’s blurb: This book brings together a number of highly innovative and thought provoking contributions from European researchers in territorial governance-related fields such as human geography, planning studies, sociology, and management studies. The contributions share the ambition of highlighting troubling … Continue reading

Free Articles in Gender, Place, and Culture

Via Peter Hopkins: This series of papers (see list below) are free to download until the end of September by following this link: http://explore.tandfonline.com/page/est/cgpc-jan-monk-lectures Gentrification, assassination and forgetting in Mexico: a feminist Marxist tale http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/0966369X.2014.882650 * Volume 21 Issue 1 (2014) * Melissa W. Wright Storytelling and co-authorship in feminist alliance work: reflections from a … Continue reading

Warwick Graduate Conference in Political Geography

Call for papers for the Warwick Graduate Conference in Political Geography, held at the University of Warwick on 27-28 November, 2014. geographywarwickteam.tumblr.com Three travel grants of up to £250 each for non-UK attendees are made available by Warwick’s politics department. All potential participants should submit a title, abstract (of no more than 300 words), and … Continue reading

Antipode: Institute for the Geographies of Justice

Antipode’s 5th Institute for the Geographies of Justice 21st-27th June 2015, Johannesburg, South Africa ‘Occupying Radical Geography’ Antipode’s 5th Institute for the Geographies of Justice (IGJ) will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa from 21st to 27th June 2015. The 2015 IGJ poses the question ‘how do we occupy radical geography today?’. We pose occupation’ … Continue reading