24 May 2010 ~ 0 Comments

A Letter to Tam Tran. RIP

Someone told me to write a letter so this is my pathetic attempt at trying to conjure one up. You are gone and I can’t even launch a campaign to bring you back. I am helping with the cause to get you posthumous citizenship though, which might infuriate you more. I am not quite sure. […]

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16 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Ontology, Space and Radical Politics

The Spaces of Democracy and the Democracy of Space Research Network invites you to: Ontology, Space & Radical Politics, 4-5 August 2008 August 4th: Radical Politics Today, Community Forum Long Beach Public Library, 101 Pacific Avenue, Civic Center Plaza, Long Beach, 90822, 6-8pm Panelists: Gilda Haas | Strategic Action for a Just Economy, Los Angeles; […]

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05 June 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Documenting my thought processes – Guidelines for research

After finishing a review for a journal, I am still in an academic mode. I thought I would share my thought processes here. These are mere guidelines I use when researching, writing or trying to understand all sorts of phenomenon.  I suppose it is an insight into how my brain works Don’t make claims without […]

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22 April 2008 ~ 0 Comments

I am back from Boston

And still recovering from the horribly long hours at the conference and straining my hand while lifting heavy luggage. I took some pictures at Charles River and Boston harbor, so have a look. Yea, I was wearing a pink triangle all throughout the conference. The highlight of the conference was a talk with Noam Chomsky […]

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04 March 2008 ~ 0 Comments

The Politics of Waiting – Asylum

There’s a really good discussion on asylum circulating one of my academic listserves. Not many know that I study critical geography and subaltern studies, and there is some space in those fields to speak about immigration. The perspectives and philosophy is unlike what one would hear in the mainstream media or even blogosphere. I have […]

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