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Intervention – “Changing the Question from ‘The End of Austerity?’ to ‘What Ends in Austerity?’”

Originally posted on AntipodeFoundation.org:
Ruth Raynor School of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape, Newcastle University Ruth.Raynor@Newcastle.ac.uk A short break from ceaseless punditry on “Brexit” was given over to chancellor Phillip Hammond’s declaration of the “end of austerity” in the UK.…

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Advance copy of Shakespearean Territories (University of Chicago Press, 2018) received — Progressive Geographies

I’ve just received an advance copy of Shakespearean Territories (University of Chicago Press, 2018). The book has been a long time in production, and the final stages were delayed by paper shortages and printer problems in the US. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Paul Chatterton – Unlocking Sustainable Cities: A Manifesto for Real Change

Paul Chatterton, Unlocking Sustainable Cities: A Manifesto for Real Change, forthcoming with Pluto this month. This book is a manifesto for real urban change. Today, our urban areas are held back by corporate greed, loss of public space and rising … Continue reading

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Historical Materialism 15th Annual Conference

Historical Materialism 15th Annual Conference – 8-11 November 2018, SOAS, London — via Progressive Geographies

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Extracurricular: Culler’s Theory of the Lyric

The last issue of Diacritics revolves around Jonathan Culler’s Theory of the Lyric (Harvard University Press, 2015, released in paperback in 2017), a book that has been demanding my attention for a while. Culler’s new ideas in his contribution to … Continue reading

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David Harvey – A Companion to Marx’s Capital, complete edition (Verso, forthcoming November 2018)

Verso is publishing a new, complete edition of David Harvey’s A Companion to Marx’s Capital – out next month. In recent years, we have witnessed a surge of interest in Marx’s work in the effort to understand the origins of our … Continue reading

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Neil Faulkner – A Radical History of the World (Pluto, 2018)

Neil Faulkner, A Radical History of the World (London: Pluto, 2018), was released last month. History is a weapon. The powerful have their version of events, the people have another. And if we understand how the past was forged, we … Continue reading

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