Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies

Cultural Geography and Landscape Representation

Doctoral Research Reading Group

Cultural Geography and Landscape Representation

Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies and The Centre for Visual Fields
Spring/Summer 2014


Thursday 13th February 2:30-3:30, Fulton 207
Initial meeting to plan and discuss further ideas as well as some dates for future meetings.
The research reading group will meet every three weeks during the spring/summer terms. At present dates for future meetings include:


27th February, 2-3, Arts A04
Dr. Ciao Maciel, visiting research fellow, School of Global Studies, will be presenting his research about the rhetoric of landscape in the constitution of modern understandings and meanings of Sertão – the dry Northeastern backlands of Brazil.

20th March
Sally Bream, Ph.D. Creative and Critical Practice, School of Media, Film and Music, will present some of her current photographic images taken at Pevensey Levels in the south-east of England, where she is documenting some of the signifiers of climate change.

Further meetings are planned for:
10th April

Summer Term:
15th May
5th June

If you are interested in joining the reading group, presenting your research, or would like to receive email updates about future meetings, contact: sb77@sussex.ac.uk