Call for Paper Proposals: Conjunctural Geographies of Postsocialist and Postcolonial Conditions: Theory Thirty Years after 1989
The Call for Paper Proposals for the Workshop „Conjunctural Geographies of Postsocialist and Postcolonial Conditions: Theory Thirty Years after 1989“ is now open.
The Workshop, organized by Mithilesh Kumar (Christ University, Bangalore, India) Wladimir Sgibnev and Lela Rekhviashvili (Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography), will take place in Leipzig on 15-16th of May, 2020.
The two day workshop will be primarily devoted to presentation and discussion of paper contributions. It will feature public lectures by Professor Madina Tlostanova (Linköping University, Sweden) and Professor Nivedita Menon (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India) and a follow-up roundtable discussion. Finally, the workshop will host a dedicated session for discussing further publication plans.
Contributions to proposed thematic panels (please see the detailed outline of the panels below) are invited:
- Postcolonial and Postsocialist Conditions: Space, Time, and Subjectivities
- Labour, State, Capital: Capitalism and its Neoliberal Aftermaths
- Nation, Othering, and Populism
- Gender, Sexuality, and Social Reproduction
- Civil Society and Social Movements
- Informal Urbanism and Mobility Practices
Please submit an abstract, a short biography, and the name of the panel you contribute to, by January 30th, 2020 to Leonie Gränert (l_graenert(at)ifl-leipzig.de). If you have further questions, you are welcome to also approach one of the organisers, Lela Rekhviashvili (l_rekhviashvili(at)ifl-Leipzig.de).
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