Excess and the Outsides of Capitalism – A Conversation with Vinay Gidwani, Cindi Katz and Neferti Tadiar

Organised by Jessica Dempsey and Geraldine Pratt, UBC jessica.dempsey@geog.ubc.ca, gpratt@geog.ubc.ca

***A downloadable version of the following conversation is available here*** For decades now feminists from all over the world have rethought capitalism beyond the limitations of orthodox and...
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Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital

Sara Nelson (University of Minnesota) on Jason Moore’s Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital;
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Antipode volume 47, issue 2 – out now

It's the first week of February and we've just published our March issue (!?)-Antipode 47:2. As you'll see, there are some superb essays in this issue, and we'd like to take this opportunity to make...
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Happy Birthday Occupy!

Occupy Wall Street observes its first anniversary today with the culmination of three days of education, celebration and resistance in NYC (see here and here). To mark the occasion we've pulled some...
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Rio+20, climate change, and critical scholarship: Beyond the critique of ‘green neoliberalism’?

by Sara Nelson, University of Minnesota According to critical accounts of the recent Rio+20 summit, the results of the convention were predictable: failure to reach binding agreements; a lack of...
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Occupy Homes MN: The anti-foreclosure movement builds solidarity among debtors

by Sara Nelson, University of Minnesota At 4 am on Monday 25 May, officers of the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Department raided the home of the Cruz family in south Minneapolis, busting through the...
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Video abstract – Susanne Soederberg talks about 'The US Debtfare State and the Credit Card Industry'

We've added some great papers to our Early View site recently. Early View is where we publish versions of record online before inclusion in an issue of Antipode. We only make available the 'final,...
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Geographies of a debtors’ strike

by Sara Nelson, University of Minnesota The question of how to build an effective movement amongst indebted students and homeowners has been central to ongoing campaigns that have grown out of...
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Return of the living debt

by Sara Nelson, University of Minnesota In the turbulent aftermath of the financial crisis, one recent development is particularly startling: the resurrection, without warning and from an unknown...
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Carbon debt and climate justice: Moving on from Durban

by Sara Nelson, University of Minnesota Carbon prices fell to record lows on 5 January, with declines driven by the Eurozone debt crisis and an over-allocation of credits in Europe’s Emissions...
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