Official invitation: Internal Launch: The Future of Critique: Critical Social Science in an Era of ‘Planetary Emergencies’

Internal Launch Event 21 October 2016 Leeuwenborch C63 Acknowledgement of the enormity of the many socio-environmental, agricultural, food, health and related ‘planetary emergencies’ confronting us today has provoked a growing chorus of calls for urgent action.In the face of such urgency, it seems that there is less and less (obvious) time for pause and reflection. … Continue reading Official invitation: Internal Launch: The Future of Critique: Critical Social Science in an Era of ‘Planetary Emergencies’

CfP: The Value of Life: Measurement, Stakes, Implications, 28 – 30 June 2017

The Value of Life: Measurement, Stakes, Implications International Conference Hotel de Wageningsche Berg Wageningen, The Netherlands 28-30 June 2017 EXTENDED REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 15 JANUARY 2017 Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Katherine Gibson, Western Sydney University Annemarie Mol, University of Amsterdam How to properly conceive of, value, measure, sustain and improve on ‘life’ – in its myriad forms and at … Continue reading CfP: The Value of Life: Measurement, Stakes, Implications, 28 – 30 June 2017

Call for Papers: First International Conference on Tourism, Ethics & Global Citizenship, Apeldoorn, 3-6 July 2017

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TOURISM, ETHICS AND GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP: CONNECTING THE DOTS 3-6 July 2017 Apeldoorn, the Netherlands Only recently we have witnessed the inclusion of ethics and global citizenship in tourism debates. The freedom of movement, the right to travel and simultaneously the rise of a multitude of alternative forms of tourism provide sufficient justification … Continue reading Call for Papers: First International Conference on Tourism, Ethics & Global Citizenship, Apeldoorn, 3-6 July 2017

Reminder: Call for Papers

This is a gentle reminder to please send in your abstracts for our internal WUR launch event of the Centre for Space, Place and Society (CSPS) by 15 Sept. to britt.broekhaus@wur.nl. Anna Tsing and Scott Prudham, our first CSPS Visiting Fellows, have been confirmed as keynote speakers. We look forward to hearing from you soon! The Future of Critique: Critical Social Science … Continue reading Reminder: Call for Papers

Call for Papers: The Future of Critique: Critical Social Science in an Era of ‘Planetary Emergencies’, WUR, 21 October 2016

Centre for Space, Place, and Society (CSPS), Wageningen University (WUR) 1st Call for Papers, WUR Internal Launch Seminar 21 October 2016 10:00 – 17:00 Seminar theme: The Future of Critique: Critical Social Science in an Era of ‘Planetary Emergencies’ The Centre for Space, Place, and Society (CSPS) is a joint initiative among three chair groups … Continue reading Call for Papers: The Future of Critique: Critical Social Science in an Era of ‘Planetary Emergencies’, WUR, 21 October 2016