Aishwarya Rai and critical geographies of fat/bigness/corpulence

by Andy Davies, University of Liverpool The British press last month took a perverse delight in pointing out a perceived ‘backlash’ in India against the Bollywood film star Aishwarya Rai and her...
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Virtual issue – 'Boys Town Redux: a supplement'

Our colleagues over at Environment and Planning D: Society and Space recently published a virtual issue entitled ‘Boys town redux’. The title comes from a Society and Space essay published in...
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Video abstract – Jessica Pykett talks about 'The new maternal state'

Is the state becoming too much like your nanny? Does it act like your dad or more like your uncle? Does it tell you what to do, protect you from harm, or nurture you just like a mother? Which...
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