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Thursday in Paris

If you’re looking for me next Thursday evening, I’ll be here:    The rest of my 24 hour stay — en route to The Assemblage Thinking symposium in Mytilene, Lesbos (where I’ll be talking not about assemblages, but abstract machines) … Continue reading

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Don’t mind me, I’m just teaching a bunch and reading Modiano

The adjunct life — want to know how you get “stuck” in it? You teach so much that you don’t have any time to do any original research, let alone find and apply for jobs. I’m not complaining though, because … Continue reading

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Deleuze: “Qu’est-ce que l’acte de création?”

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General Strike in Guiana: The Vanguard of France’s Decolonization Is in the Overseas Territories

Photograph above by Christel Bonard of Gwendolyne, holding the Guianan flag (thanks Lya Selma Zébus-Loubidika) You might or might not have heard about the general strike currently unfolding in Guiana. Guiana is a French colony in South America, home of … Continue reading

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The Schizo and the City: Jacques Besse’s La Grande Pâque (AAG paper draft)

This is a draft of the paper I will be presenting in a few weeks at the AAG. It represents a translation project that I am currently polishing, a sliver of much more intensive translation work related to CERFI and … Continue reading

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Why I prioritise writing books over articles, even in an era of research assessment

Originally posted on Progressive Geographies:
There is a widespread perception that the UK higher education system emphasises quantity over quality in terms of publications, and that there is a constant need to write and submit journal articles. Yet in a…

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Airbnb and gentrification in New York

I don’t do quantitative work these days but this is fascinating… Source: Airbnb and gentrification in New York

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