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Volume 54, Issue 3 May 2022
In true Antipodean fashion, the papers in this issue examine the contortions of late-stage global capitalism as well as its differentiated and violent impacts, yet they also evince the journal’s...
Volume 54, Issue 2 March 2022
In his Svendborg Poems, Bertolt Brecht writes: “In the dark times/Will there be singing? There will be singing/Of the dark times.” The last two years (or perhaps two millennia) have indeed been...
Volume 54, Issue 1 January 2022
Our first issue of volume 54 opens with Katherine McKittrick’s powerful meditation on Black miscellanea – deliberate collections of creative things – as strategies for non-extractive stories...
Volume 53, Issue 6 November 2021
From time to time, it is not only worthwhile to think about how the themes of radical geography evolve and shift, but also to reflect upon what keywords radical geographers mobilize to think through...
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Symposium – “The Spatial Politics of Infrastructure-Led Development in Pakistan”
20th April 2022
Organised by Majed Akhter (King’s College London), Aasim Sajjad Akhtar (Quaid-i-Azam University) and Hasan H. Karrar (Lahore University of Management Sciences) Forthcoming in Antipode...
Book Review Symposium – Katherine Chandler’s “Unmanning: How Humans, Machines and Media Perform Drone Warfare”
11th March 2022
Kate Chandler’s book Unmanning: How Humans, Machines and Media Perform Drone Warfare (Rutgers University Press, 2020) charts a genealogy of experimental pilotless planes flown between 1936 and...
CFP – Clyde Woods Black Geographies Specialty Group Graduate Student Paper Award – deadline January 10, 2022
6th December 2021
Antipode is proud to continue working with the AAG’s Black Geographies Specialty Group (BGSG) to support their graduate student paper award, named in honour of the late Clyde Woods… Clyde...
Struggling for a Right to the Discipline
15th November 2021
The allegations revealed through Al Jazeera’s recent investigative journalism saddened and sickened us all. Antipode’s Editorial Collective and the Antipode Foundation’s board of trustees...
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AAG – “Dear April: The Aesthetics of Black Miscellanea” by Katherine McKittrick (Queen’s University, Canada) – video available here and below; virtual journal issue available...
AAG – The Seventh Wonder of the Zad by Kristin Ross (New York University, USA) – video available here and below; virtual journal issue available here RGS-IBG – “Blind Pessimism and Worldly...
RGS-IBG - Trauma Geographies: Broken Bodies and Lethal Landscapes by Derek Gregory (University of British Columbia, Canada) - video available here and below; virtual journal issue...
RGS-IBG - Retelling Stories, Disrupting “the Social”, Relearning the World by Richa Nagar (University of Minnesota, USA / Rhodes University, South Africa) - video available here and...
Latest interventionsView All
Intervention – “Fighting the Marketisation of UK Higher Education”
21st March 2022
by David Featherstone and Olivia Mason UCU members at the University of Glasgow, among other institutions, are currently taking part in five consecutive days of strike action, from Monday 21...
Intervention – “Micro-War: How Russia are using Gig Platforms for Reconnaissance”
8th March 2022
Olivia Butler (Department of Social and Economic Geography, Uppsala University) Speaking of the gig economy conjures images of dystopic futures with isolated, overworked, and underpaid...
Intervention – “Wicked Enthusiasm: Frustrating Spaces of Academic Research and Publishing as an Undergraduate”
23rd February 2022
Anonymous The Vulnerability of “Wicked Enthusiasm” As a young, female, Asian, international student, the crux of my vulnerability was rooted in my own wicked enthusiasm. My...
Intervention – “Precarity, Transactions, Insecure Attachments: Reflections on Participating in Degrees of Abuse”
6th January 2022
by Emma Cardwell and Esther Hitchen Decisions, Part 1 I was sitting on my bed when my phone lit up. I recognised the area code straight away – it must be the University, I thought....
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Video Abstract – “Cycling Lungs: Understanding Mobile Subjectivity as Enfleshed”
9th December 2021
We’re delighted to share another video abstract from our January 2022 issue, Antipode 54(1) – A.C. Davidson talking about their new open access paper, “Cycling Lungs: Understanding Mobile...
Video Abstract – “The Anaesthetic Politics of Being Unaffected: Embodying Insecure Digital Platform Labour”
6th December 2021
Forthcoming in Antipode 54(1) in January 2022, and available open access now, David Bissell’s “The Anaesthetic Politics of Being Unaffected: Embodying Insecure Digital Platform Labour” builds...
Video Abstract – “Decentring the Lettered City: Exile, Transnational Networks, and Josué de Castro’s Centre International pour le Développement (1964–1973)”
20th July 2021
Forthcoming in January 2022 in the first issue of Antipode’s 54th volume, and available (open access) online now, Federico Ferretti’s “Decentring the Lettered City: Exile, Transnational...
Video Abstract – “Blogging the Virtual: New Geographies of Domination and Resistance In and Beyond Russia”
3rd February 2021
Forthcoming in Antipode 53(4) this July, and available online now, “Blogging the Virtual: New Geographies of Domination and Resistance In and Beyond Russia” explores the rise of...
Latest book reviewsView All
Reactivating Elements: Chemistry, Ecology, Practice
29th April 2022
Adam Romero (University of Washington Bothell) on Dimitris Papadopoulos, María Puig de la Bellacasa and Natasha Myers’ Reactivating Elements: Chemistry, Ecology, Practice
Book review essay – “New Asian Capital: Spectacular Developmentalist Urbanisms in Action”
27th April 2022
Umar Al Faruq (King’s College London) on Natalie Koch’s The Geopolitics of Spectacle: Space, Synecdoche, and the New Capitals of Asia, Gavin Shatkin’s Cities for Profit: The Real Estate Turn...
Digital Lives in the Global City: Contesting Infrastructures
12th April 2022
Casey Lynch (University of Nevada, Reno) on Deborah Cowen, Alexis Mitchell, Emily Paradis and Brett Story’s Digital Lives in the Global City: Contesting Infrastructures
5th April 2022
Kaily Heitz (University of Texas at Austin) on Remi Joseph-Salisbury and Laura Connelly’s Anti-Racist Scholar-Activism
Latest antipode book seriesView All
A Feminist Urban Theory for Our Time: Rethinking Social Reproduction and the Urban
edited by Linda Peake, Elsa Koleth, Gökbörü Sarp Tanyildiz, Rajyashree N. Reddy and darren patrick/dp (2021)
Spatial Histories of Radical Geography: North America and Beyond
edited by Trevor Barnes and Eric Sheppard (2019)
Keywords in Radical Geography: Antipode at 50
edited by the Antipode Editorial Collective (2019)
Frontier Assemblages: The Emergent Politics of Resource Frontiers in Asia
by Jason Cons and Michael Eilenberg (2019)
Latest interviewsView All
Decolonize the Commons – Debate! A Conversation with Franklin Obeng-Odoom
2nd September 2021
Antipode has become a key platform for engaging with decolonial and anticolonial scholarship, as well as scholarship that breathes that spirit (such as Black geographies, Indigenous studies,...
The Biopolitics of Immunity in Times of COVID-19: An Interview with Roberto Esposito
16th June 2020
The Italian philosopher Roberto Esposito is the author of various influential books, including the trilogy Communitas: The Origin and Destiny of Community (translated by Timothy Campbell and...
International Women’s Day 2020 – meet the author of one of Antipode’s top cited articles, Ashanté M. Reese
4th March 2020
Among Antipode’s top cited articles in 2019 is Ashanté M. Reese’s “We will not perish; we’re going to keep flourishing”: Race, Food Access, and Geographies of Self‐Reliance. Using a...
A Commons-Based Peer To Peer Path to Post-Capitalism: An Interview with Michel Bauwens
19th February 2020
Forthcoming in Antipode 52(3) this May, and available online now, “The Social Life of Robots: The Politics of Algorithms, Governance, and Sovereignty” is a collection of four essays brought...