Magna Carta: spaces of commemoration

Magna Carta: spaces of commemoration

Yesterday Alasdair Pinkerton, Nick Allen and I spent the day filming in nearby Runnymede meadow as part of a resource the University are creating to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta. We actually use the site every year, particularly the American Bar Association’s commemorative memorial designed by Edward Maufe, and … Continue reading

Sessions at the RGS-IBG

Sessions at the RGS-IBG

              Sessions i’m looking forward to this week at the RGS-IBG Annual Conference, Kensington Gore, London. Scrapheap Challenge for Everyday Security (I can’t make this one but it looks great) Towards a Creative Geopolitics (session 1 clashes with the above) Geographies of No-Man’s Lands (1 & 2) Post-graduate Snapshots: Engagements in … Continue reading

Air – published

Air – published

      My new book Air has just been published with Reaktion Books in their Earth series. I cannot wait to get my hands on the hardcopy and see it finally in print. PA  

Road to Paris – Arctic interview

The well known science policy commentator and @Guardian writer Alice Bell interviewed me recently as part of a wider series reflecting on the Arctic region as part of a series of events and initiatives leading up to the 2015 Climate Conference in Paris. The interview is reproduced here. KD

Soldiers on Social Media

Soldiers on Social Media

As part of the work we’ve been conducting on the military, social media communications and mobility, we were asked to write a very short piece for The Conversation. I’ll be talking more about this project on the Military Mobilities panel at the RGS-IBG Annual Conference. PA