Minneapolis Syllabus (Dr. Adam Bledsoe)

With thanks to Dr. Adam Bledsoe, Assistant Professor of Geography at the University of Minnesota, for compiling and providing permission to share, this reading list on Black politics, space and policing in Minneapolis is urgent reading for these times.   Minneapolis Uprising Syllabus This bibliography is intended to offer background to how Minneapolis became aContinue reading “Minneapolis Syllabus (Dr. Adam Bledsoe)”

Black Geographies Specialty Group’s Call for Transformative Racial Justice

This statement is an indictment of the business as usual that has proceeded in the wake of persistent white supremacy through policing. The Black Geographies Specialty Group condemns the routine violence of policing in the United States, where the number of people killed by police continuously extends beyond 1,000 people each year. We mourn theContinue reading “Black Geographies Specialty Group’s Call for Transformative Racial Justice”

Black Geographies Bibliography: Fall 2016-Summer 2017

Here’s a bibliography of recent Black Geographies work.  A PDF version is also available here: 2016-2017 Black Geographies Bibliography Be sure to share any recent work with the Black Geographies Google Group: blackgeographies@googlegroups.com Black Geographies Bibliography: Fall 2016-Summer 2017 Barron, Melanie. 2017. “Remediating a Sense of Place: Memory and Environmental Justice in Anniston, Alabama.” Southeastern Geographer 57Continue reading “Black Geographies Bibliography: Fall 2016-Summer 2017”