Spatial models and mobilities

Dear All, The Cemore reading group will next meet on Wednesday 24th May, 4-5 pm in Mobilities Lab  at CeMoRe. What can mobilities and regional studies learn from each other? Let’s sit together and discuss! There are two papers to be discussed. The first...
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Mobile Cultures of Disaster Video

I’ve returned inspired from the Mobile Cultures of Disaster Conference, 22 March – 24 March 2017 at the University of South Australia in Adelaide. Supported by the Japan Foundation, the Hawke Research Institute at the University of South Australia,...
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CeMoRe Conference Launches New Book Series

Last month Lancaster University’s Centre for Mobilities Research hosted the inaugural conference of Palgrave Macmillan’s new book series, Mobilites, Literature, Culture.   The conference – which was organised by Lynne Pearce (from the Department of...
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Mobilities Equipment is Moving

The mobilities lab is moving over to a new online booking system for research equipment!  We are in the process of transferring to this system so please bear with us – we aim to keep all equipment available during this period. Equipment will be reserved...
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Mobile Methods: Serious Play at PSCE 2017

Cemore’s Monika Büscher and Malé Luján Escalante will take the game isITethical to the Public Safety Communications Europe Conference in Munich, 3-5 May 2017. Abstract IsITethical? The Board Game: experimenting with ethical impact assessment as...
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Cemore initiated the new mobilities paradigm in the social sciences, arts, humanities and sciences. It was the first such centre (founded in 2003 by John Urry and Mimi Sheller) and continues to be at the heart of this burgeoning global field. Mobilities research develops a deeper and broader understanding of contemporary challenges through social science as a transdisciplinary endeavour.  It encompasses the analysis of the global, national and local movements of people, objects, capital, information and material things combining together to engender the economic and social patterning of life.

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