SUPE-2014-Programme-Flyer-v3We have run a number of events including sessions at RGS 2012 and AAG 2013.

Over the course of 2014 we will be hosting an ongoing conversation and debate concerning our key research themes across a number of important conferences, universities and other events. We are looking for speakers, papers, participants and collaborators interested in ‘Pluralizing UPE in a World of Cities’.

Key conferences

1. Dimensions of Political Ecology: Conference on Nature/Society (DOPE), The University of Kentucky in Lexington, February 27 – March 1, 2014 SEE CALL FOR PAPERS AND ABSTRACTS HERE

2. Southern Africa Cities Conference, Johannesburg, 27 to 29 March 2014

3. Royal Geography Society (RGS) Annual Conference, Royal Geographers Society in London, 26-29 August 2014

Workshops & Seminars

University of Pretoria, SA- 26 March

Berkeley University, US – Date to be confirmed

Stanford University, US – Date to be confirmed

London School of Economics, UK- Date to be confirmed

We are also seeking funding to run a 5 day workshop in Pretoria in September for early career academics focused on Critical Research in African Urban Environments. More news shortly!

If you have any questions about the programme please get in touch with Jonathan Silver (