Geography and Planning

21 February 2018

Why Las Vegas? City as Prism

17:30 - 19:30
Glamorgan Building

While Las Vegas is usually dismissed or derided as an aberration in urbanism, this talk argues that the city is worthy of not only serious study but also offers valuable insights into the true nature of contemporary urbanism.

14 March 2018

Fixing prices: on the mundane governance of market transactions in grocery stores (United States, 1922-2016)

17:00 - 19:30
Glamorgan Building

Franck Cochoy is Professor of Sociology at the University of Toulouse Jean Jaurès and a researcher at the LISST-CNRS.

30 May 2018

The historical and cultural trajectory of agricultural frontiers and the subjectivities of regional development in the Amazon

12:00 - 17:30
Glamorgan Building

This is the first of a series of five workshops that will take place in the UK and in South America to examine and discuss the socio-cultural trajectories of change in the Amazon, since the 1970s.

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