Spring 2019 Colloquium

Wednesdays, 575 McCone Hall, 3:30-5:00pm 

Jan 30 Gökçe Günel, University of Arizona 
Spaceship in the Desert: Energy, Climate Change and Urban Design in Abu Dhabi
Feb 6
Desiree Fields, University of Sheffield
Automated Landlord: Digital Technologies and Post-crisis Financial Accumulation
Feb 13
Christina Heatherton, Barnard College
The Color Line and the Class Struggle: The Mexican Revolution and Convergence Spaces of Global Radicalism
Feb 20
Brandi Thompson Summers, Virginia Commonwealth University
Unmaking a Chocolate City: Spatial Aesthetics of Race and the Gentrifying Urban Landscape
Feb 27
Lucia Cantero, University of San Francisco
Olympic Afterlives: Global Spectacles of Race and Inequality in Rio de Janeiro

Mar 7

Leah Meisterlin, Columbia University
Critical Distance and Cartographies of Difference

Mar 13

Erin McElroy, University of California, Santa Cruz
Mapping Techno-Imperialism in the Bay Area and Beyond

Mar 20

Clancy Wilmott, University of Manchester
Mobile Mapping: Space, Cartography, Digitalities

Apr 3

Adam Watts, Desert Research Institute

Apr 10

Patrick Ellis, Georgia Institute of Technology

Apr 17

Margaret Zimmer, UC Santa Cruz

Apr 24

Christina Patricola, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

May 1

Xiaoli Dong, UC Davis

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