Crisis-Scapes conference: Athens and Beyond

[via Roar collective, 4th May]


The conference, held on May 9-10, will bring together leading radical geographers from Greece and beyond, including David Harvey and Andy Merrifield.


Editor’s note: Our comrades from the Crisis-Scape team — a collective of radical geographers and anthropologists researching the transformation of urban space in the Greek crisis — are hosting their end-of-project conference at the Polytechnic in Athens next weekend. They also just launched a free online version of the conference book, compiling papers from all participants.

Crisis-Scapes: Athens and Beyond (May 9-10)

Athens Polytechnic (NTUA), Averof Building, Patission Campus.

The conference is in English. It is free and open to all, with no registration required.


Friday, May 9

Panel 1, 14:00-16:00:

Flows, infrastructures and networks

Panel 2, 16:30-18:30:

Mapping spaces of racist violence

Screening, 19:00-20:00:

Future Suspended: a 35 minute documentary by 


Saturday, May 10

Panel 3, 12:00-14:00

Between invisibility and precarity

Panel 4, 15:00-17:00:

The right to the city in crisis

Panel 5, 17:30-19:30:

Devaluing labour, depreciating land

Check out the Crisis-Scape website for more information on the research project.

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