Debt in the Age of Austerity

This short post is a summary of a new piece of writing: 'Austere social reproduction and the gendered geographies of debt.'

Shame in the Age of Austerity

This post is a summary of a recent academic publication: 'Towards a geographical account of shame: Food banks and the spaces of austere...

People's Geography

This blog post is a summary of a recent entry published in the second edition of the International Encyclopedia of Human Geography.

Grenfell, Grief, Geography

It was a privilege to speak at the Royal Geographical Society’s annual conference last week. Held on site in south Kensington, it was an...

'The City and the City'

In this post, I follow a slightly different tack. I want to reflect on the politics of unequal lives through what might seem an unusual...

'High-cost Credit in an Age of Austerity'

Last week, I was pleased to share my research at an event sponsored by CRASSH (the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and...

'London Inequality Studies' (LIS)

In this post, I write about a recent initiative I have launched: London Inequality Studies (LIS). The study group, established with...

Austerity, Food Banks, Responsibility

In this blog post, I step away from the focus on my current project on Unequal Lives to instead speak about my most recent publication....

Introducing: Unequal Lives

In this, my first piece of writing on this webpage, I want to tell you a little more about my current research project. Entitled ‘Unequal...