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CONFERENCE: Finalised ISA 2017 Panel “Modular Performances of Security”
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CONFERENCE: Finalised ISA 2017 Panel “Modular Performances of Security”

MODULAR PERFORMANCES OF SECURITY Please see below for details of our upcoming panel (subject to acceptance) at the ISA Annual Conference in Baltimore next year. For further information, please contact: peter.forman@durham.ac.uk, or gglouftsios01@qub.ac.uk — “MODULAR PERFORMANCES OF SECURITY” ISA Annual Conference 2017 (Baltimore, USA)   Organisers: Peter Forman (Durham University, UK) Georgos Glouftsios (Queen’s University, Belfast)   … Continue reading

VIDEO: Timothy Mitchell ‘Carbon Democracy and the Corporate Future’
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VIDEO: Timothy Mitchell ‘Carbon Democracy and the Corporate Future’

A recording of Timothy Mitchell’s Durham public lecture from last year – organised by the Durham Energy Institute. Tim provides a fascinating discussion of the political entanglements surrounding energy circulations, drawing upon (and going beyond) arguments made within his excellent book ‘Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil’ (Available from Verso: http://www.versobooks.com/books/1020-carbon-democracy). Well worth a watch if … Continue reading

SHORT: The Frost on the Pipe
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SHORT: The Frost on the Pipe

There are no fish in Chile’s Quintero Bay. According to local fishermen, the water in this part of the Pacific Ocean is extremely toxic, polluted with high concentrations of mercury and copper tailings. It also exhibits a dramatic and life-extinguishing thermocline, caused by industrial processes that deposit both heated and chilled seawater back into the … Continue reading