Registration for the final Planned Violence Keynote Lecture by Eyal Weizman and Reading from Courttia Newland, University of Warwick, 20 January 2016, is now open!

Registration for the final Planned Violence Keynote Lecture and Writer’s Reading, which will take place at the University of Warwick, 5-7pm, on 20 January 2016, is now open. Eyal Weizman, Professor of Spatial and Visual…

Planning Modernity: Colonial Continuities, Postcolonial Discontinuities Workshop Summary

Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 24 and 25 October 2014 The Leverhulme-funded Planned Violence Network’s third workshop, ‘Planning Modernity: Colonial Continuities, Postcolonial Discontinuities’, could not have taken place in a more apt location. Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)…

Empire and Post-Empire in the Global City, King’s College London: A Reflective Summary

King’s College London, 30th/31st January 2014 Workshop Summary Under the heading “Empire and Post-Empire in the Global City”, the first Planned Violence workshop, hosted at King’s College London on 30th and 31st January 2014, addressed…

Panel 5: Postcolonial Northern Cities – Practice and Performance

Corinne Fowler, Divya Ghelani and SuAndi – ‘Landmarks: Literary Interventions into Britain’s Postcolonial, Post-Industrial Spaces’ In the workshop’s fifth and final panel, Corinne Fowler looks to the postcolonial dimensions of other cities based in the…