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CFP: ‘Setting the Scene’ – Rurality and the Crime Fiction Genre

Interdisciplinary Approaches to ‘Setting the Scene’: Representations of Rurality in Crime Fiction and Media Culture will be held June 15th and 16th, 2015 at Queen’s University, Belfast. This conference will be an opportunity to come together to discuss rurality and … Continue reading

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Emotional Political Ecologies

Please distribute. (Spanish below/ En castellano más abajo). Apologies for cross-posting.  Call for Abstracts: Special Session on Emotional Political Ecology 1st Latin American Conference in Political Ecology Santiago de Chile, 22-24 October 2014 http://congresoecologiapolitica.uchilefau.cl/ Session Organizers: Marien González-Hidalgo, Beatriz Bustos … Continue reading

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IGU Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems

The 22nd Annual Colloquium of the Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems, will be held in Romania during 24 August – 3 September 2014. For more information, https://rgsg.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/csrs_firstcircular2014romania.pdf

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Call For Abstracts:PECSRL 2014, Göteborg, Sweden: Tourism and Recreation Drives Rural Economies Whilst Also Driving Rural Conservation.

Historically, access to the rural landscape was limited to either those that worked the land or those that were born into it, whether gentry or peasant. In Europe, rural lands were set aside for recreational use by the gentry, such … Continue reading

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AAG Tampa CFP: ‘Resilient Peasants’: Agrarian Questions in an Era of Global Climate Change

“Resilient Peasants”: Agrarian Questions in an Era of Global Climate Change Organizers: Alejandro Camargo (Department of Geography, Syracuse University, USA) Jennifer West (Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo, Norway) Despite Karl Kautsky’s (1899) assertion that peasants are … Continue reading

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AAG Tampa CFP: Land Use Conflicts at the Intersection of the Urban and Rural

Call for Papers : Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting 2014, April 8-12, Tampa, Florida Land Use Conflicts at the Intersection of the Urban and Rural Session Organizers: Gerda Wekerle and Donald Leffers Land use changes at the rural-urban intersection are political processes often accompanied by … Continue reading

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AAG Tampa CFP- Rural Response to Crisis

This session will explore the general theme of Rural Response to Crisis. We are interested in papers engaging questions surrounding shifting economic, demographic, or social processes in rural regions following the recent financial crisis, and papers examining any of the … Continue reading

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