Monika Buscher170

Monika Buscher

CeMoRe Director

Lancaster University

Monika Buscher is Professor of Sociology, Associate at the Institute for Social Futures at Lancaster University. She co-edits the book series Changing Mobilities.

Monika has posted the following articles:

A Great Mobility Transformation

This is a blog post published along contributions from Bryan S. Turner, Ingrid Piller, Gurminder K. Bhambra, Brent Greve, Jillian Rickly, Stephanie Walsh Matthews, Stephanie Jane Nawyn, Debora Lupton, Anthony Elliott, Sharon Varney, Robert van Krieken by DeGruyter...

Covid-19: Other mobilities are (im)possible

Other Mobilities are possible Monika Büscher, Centre for Mobilities Research, Lancaster University Other mobilities are possible. But will a systemic shock engender systemic change? Covid-19 (aka Coronavirus) has shut down air travel and the global economy, and...

Postponed: Are we ready for IT? Data Mobilities Workshop

Is Society Ready for IT? Or is IT Ready for Society? Monika Buscher and Birgit Moesl are running a workshop at the now postponed Public Safety Communications Europe Network Conference. This is inspired by rapid changes in public safety communications and a need to...

Mobile Utopia Special Issue is Out!

Dear colleague The special issue ‘Mobilities and Utopias: A Critical Reorientation’ Volume 15 Issue 1, is out! It arose from the conference ‘Mobile Utopia: pasts – presents – futures’ held at Lancaster University, UK in November 2017: Mobilities and Utopias: A...