Environmental encounters

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    Subterranean Spaces with Flora Parrott

    6 April 2016

    Subterranean spaces conjure up powerful geographical imaginaries; the unknown lurks in their dark unfathomable depths; their damp volumes unsettle, disarming with their challenge to visually dominated sensory regimes and discomforting…

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    AHRC Cultural Value: Environmental Encounters

    5 April 2016

    The AHRC recently launched its report on the Cultural Value project. The report entitled “Understanding the value of arts and culture” summarises the outcomes of the 70 projects the research…

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    GeoHumanities: Sonoran Desert- A Literary Field Guide

    21 March 2016

    “The Faculty of Wonder tires easily”, reads the first line of the introduction to¬†Eric Magrane’s and Chris Cokinos’ book “The Sonoran Desert- A Literary Field Guide,” published recently by¬†University of…

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    Geographical Aesthetics@AAG2016

    20 December 2014

    The edited collection “Geographical Aesthetics” (2015) that I edited with Libby Straughan was recently the subject of an editors meet critics at the AAG 2016 (in San Francisco). Organised by…

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    Cultural Geographies of Play Your Place@Tate

    19 January 2014

    Working with Ruth Catlow from the digital media arts organisation Furtherfield, I was recently awarded a small AHRC grant, from London’s Creative Works, Creative voucher scheme to work on the…