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Higher seminar in Human Geography

Here is the schedule for the Higher seminar in Human Geography during spring 2022.

Higher seminar spring 2022

Date:

Time:

Seminar:

February

   

28

13:15-14:15

Economic Geography at FEK/HGU – who we are and what we do
Drs. Roman Martin, Martin Henning and Hanna Martin. Department of Business Administration, University of Gothenburg

ZOOM

     
March    

14

13:15-14:15

Rescuing accessibility planning from technocracy? Critical insights from children’s studies.
Dr Antonio Ferreira, University of Porto, PORTUGAL
ZOOM

     

28

13:00

The relation between conceived and experienced accessibility. The case of Gothenburg Region
Evangelos Vafeiadis (Half-term seminar)

Discussant: Dr. Benjamin Büttner, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Internal reader: Marie Stenseke
Zoom: Contact Anders Larsson for link.

31

16:00 hours (CET)/15:00 hours (UK time)

Book Event: Garments without Guilt? Global Labour Justice and Ethical Codes in Sri Lanka
Kanchana N Ruwanpura

Panellists: Prof Dina Siddiqi (New York University); Dr Jeroen Merck (Independent Researcher, The Netherlands)
Chair: Jonas Lindberg
ZOOM

Co-organised with the Centre for South Asian Studies, University of Edinburgh)

     

April

   

20

 

Swimming ability in Sweden: From enabling to conditioning social citizenship?
Dr Erik Hansson
Human Geography Unit, University of Gothenburg

Chair: Robin Biddulph
IN PERSON

 

 

 
May    

2

13:15-14:15

Efficiency – A Radical Critique
Professor Stefan Ouma, Professor of Economic Geography, University of Bayreuth, GERMANY
ZOOM

20

 

Final Seminar
Beyond screen time: What constitutes and shapes children’s sedentary behavior at home
Apoorva Rathod (Final Seminar)

Discussant: Dr Danielle Ekman Ladru
Internal reader: Mattias Sandberg & Kristina Nilsson Lindström
Chair: Robin Biddulph

Location: TBC 

 

   
June    
8   TBC