Call for papers

This is a call for papers from two colleagues i had the pleasure of meeting at a conference in Leiden this week, on a topic that is extremely important today. Call for Papers Political Ecology Network (POLLEN) bi-annual conference, Oslo, 20–22 June 2018 Mobilization against resource extraction and political (re)actions ‘from above’ Organizers: Judith Verweijen … Continue reading Call for papers


The week of the coup

During most of this week I have been in Campos, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, participating in a very interesting event organised by Rodrigo Monteiro and his colleagues at the Universidade Federal Fluminense. My talk was given in a final session on "Conflict, Public Space and Securitization", held in the evening of May … Continue reading The week of the coup

December activities

December has been another month of travels so far. In the first week of the month, I was at the Guadalajara International Book Fair (FIL, Feria Internacional del Libro), participating in an academic colloquium on economic, political and cultural relations between the United Kingdom and Mexico from the 16th to 20th centuries, organised by David … Continue reading December activities

Mexico-United Kingdom Year

Last week I was in London participating in two events that formed part of a year's program of celebration of relations between the UK and Mexico that consists of events in both countries. The first, on Wednesday November 18, was organised by the King's College London Mexican Society, with the support of the Mexican Embassy. … Continue reading Mexico-United Kingdom Year