Call for Papers (RGS Annual Conference 2020): The Future of Quantitative Geography – Critical Engagements, Conceptual Borders

Conveners:Alistair Anderson (University of Bristol, a.anderson@bristol.ac.uk)Nicholas Dorward (University of Bristol, nd17631@bristol.ac.uk)Lenka Hasova (University of Bristol, lenka.hasova@bristol.ac.uk)Thomas Statham (University of Bristol, thomas.statham@bristol.ac.uk)Isabelle Bi (University of Bristol, isabelle.bi@bristol.ac.uk) Abstract:This session is dedicated to the work of postgraduate students embracing quantitative methods to answer geographical research questions.  We particularly welcome contributions that address the critical and emancipatory potentialContinue reading “Call for Papers (RGS Annual Conference 2020): The Future of Quantitative Geography – Critical Engagements, Conceptual Borders”

Call for Papers (RGS Annual Conference 2020): Biotic Geographies: Unpicking Microbial Worlds in Health, Hygiene and Environmental Spaces

Convened by Alistair Anderson (University of Bristol, A.Anderson@bristol.ac.uk) & Alice Beck (University of Bristol, Alice.Beck@bristol.ac.uk) Abstract:In recent years there has been an increased attention from geographers towards pre/pro- and anti-biotic imaginaries that drive the bordering and administration of non-, in- and human subjects. These engagements have included examinations of social, cultural, political, and economic landscapesContinue reading “Call for Papers (RGS Annual Conference 2020): Biotic Geographies: Unpicking Microbial Worlds in Health, Hygiene and Environmental Spaces”