Blitz Book delivered, and a bit on debris

Blitz Book delivered, and a bit on debris

I’ve been meaning to provide an update on this project for a long time. The good news is that we’ve just delivered the final manuscript of Crime, Regulation and Control: Protecting the Population of Blitzed Cities to Bloomsbury, which should be published early next year. It’s been quite a long path to publication given we … Continue reading

Srebrenica After Twenty Years

Originally posted on Critical Geopolitics:
Twenty years ago I was in northern Italy, enjoying that wonderful country and the hospitality of a good family. On the TV news, we saw pictures from the fall of Srebrenica. I remember  being struck by the phrase ‘Musulmani’ during the broadcasts (with its echoes of Primo Levi). Having spent the previous…

Sanjay Chaturvedi, Timothy Doyle – Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change

Originally posted on Progressive Geographies:
Sanjay Chaturvedi, Timothy Doyle, Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change, recently out with Palgrave. Climate Terror investigates the highly differentiated geographical politics of global warming. It explores how fear-inducing climate change discourses could result in new forms of dependencies, domination and militarized ‘climate security’. In this revealing study from Chaturvedi and Doyle,…

Is the nation-state of Greece and its people disposable?

I have recently returned to England following a two-week stay on the Greek Cycladic Island of Paros and several days in Athens.  From Greek territory, I witnessed the massive acceleration of the EU/Greek Crisis, press coverage and daily life on a somewhat insulated island and an ordinary neighbourhood in Athens.  I’ve assembled my thoughts in three parts; Austerity, Regime … Continue reading

Gender and Development Workshop 27th May 2015

It is a pleasure to pass on details of a workshop being organised by RHUL PhD students in London on 27th May. It will be held in Room 261, Senate House Library, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. Registration is free but please register via this email address: • 9.30 – 10.00: Welcome • 10.00 – … Continue reading