American Association of Geographers annual conference, 10th to 14th April 2018, New OrleansWith the theme of the 2018 AAG conference being Black Geographies and Geographies of Struggle and the Association’s concern with engagement outside of its academy thresholds, we are seeking papers from academics and practitioners from across the geography, arts and community development disciplines and sectors to form a three-part whole-day session on these issues.
1, My Parsnips are Bigger than your Parsnips: The Negative Aspects of Competing at Flower and Produce Shows; Rachel Daniels and Annie Maddison Warren3, The Ambridge Paradox: Cake Consumption and Metabolic Health in a Defined Rural Population; Christine Michael4, Ambridge as Metaphor: Sharing the Mission and Values of a 21st Century Library; Madeleine Lefebvre5, We Don’t Need No Education?
Call for Papers: The Archers in fact and fiction: Academic analyses of life in rural BorsetshireDr Cara Courage and Dr Nicola Headlam invite the submission of abstracts to the third Academic Archers conference, to be held on 17th February 2018 at The British Library, London. The one-day conference will feature a number of 15 minutes papers, as well as 5 minute Quick Pitches and posters, around the programme and issues contained therein, of BBC Radio4’s The Archers.
@martoid That was a great scene though, a typical one for TA really - great characterisation, one of the greatest annual Ambridge events experiencing huge ructions that will delightfully unfold over time. Delicious. To be savoured.
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