Please Note: This seminar series has finished. For information on our current seminar series please see our Seminar Series webpage.

All seminars will be held in the Boardroom, OUCE, 4.30pm on Thursdays, with refreshments afterwards, unless indicated otherwise below. For further information contact Dr Andrew Currah.

Week 2: 4.30pm, Thursday 1 May 2008, MSc Teaching Room 2, OUCE

Inhabiting the Local - living through the road in S.W. Peru.

Penny Harvey, Dept of Social Anthropology, University of Manchester.

Week 3: 4.30pm, Thursday 8 May 2008, MSc Teaching Room 2, OUCE

Geographical resonances in digital choreography.

Dr Sarah Rubidge, University of Chichester.

Extending notions of both choreography and geography, Sarah Rubidge has been working with digital media since 1995, exploring through a choreographic lens the geographies of the senses, of sites and of interactive spaces. She will discuss some of these works illustrating her talk with video footage of various installations and events.

Week 4: 4.30pm, Thursday 15 May 2008, MSc Teaching Room 2, OUCE - CANCELLED

New words: wither the geography of development?

Prof. James Sidaway, University of Plymouth.