Here are examples of geographic theory and research on this week's topics of language and the body. As a way of summing up this section of the course, I have also included theory and research on intersectionality.
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- Jeremy Segrott, "Language, geography, and identity: the case of the Welsh in London," Social & Cultural Geography, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2001, 281-296.
- Gill Valentine, Deborah Sportan, and Katrine Bang Nielsen, "Language use on the move: sites of encounter, identities, and belonging," Transactions of the British Institute of Geographers, Vol. 33, Issue 3, June 2008, pp. 376-387.
- Emily Fekete, "Embodiment, lingustics, space: American Sign Language meets geography," Journal of Cultural Geography, 2017, 34:2, 131-148.
On the body:
- Chen Misgav & Lynda Johnston, "Dirty dancing: the (non)fluid embodied geographies of a queer nightclub in Tel Aviv," Social & Cultural Geography, Vol. 15, No. 7, 2014, 730-746.
- Catherine J. Nash, "Trans geographies, embodiment and experience," Gender, Place & Culture, 17:5 (2010), 579-595.
- Nancy Hansen & Chris Philo, "The Normality of Doing Things Differently: Bodies, Spaces, and Disability Geography," Journal of Economic & Social Geography, 2007, Vol. 98, No. 4, pp. 493-506.
On the body and intersectional identities:
- Linda McDowell, "Post-crisis, post-Ford and post-gender: Youth identities in an era of austerity," Journal of Youth Studies, Vol. 15, No. 5, August 2012, 573-590.
- Melissa Giesbrecht et al, "Exploring the daily geographies of diverse men caregiving for family members with multiple chronic conditions," Gender, Place & Culture, 23:11 (2016), 1586-1598.
- Maria Rodó-de-Zárate, "Young lesbians negotiating public space: an intersectional approach through places," Children's Geographies, 2015, Vol. 13, No. 4, 413-434.