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AAG 2014: presenting trans geographies

A few weeks ago, I presented my paper at the annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers (which is a misnomer as all geographers are British… and they work in Canada… so it seems.) My paper was titled Becoming … Continue reading

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Paper presentation at AAG Annual Meeting; April 2014

I’m happy to say that I’ll be presenting my paper, Becoming transgressive: Transgender autonomy and action at and beyond the margins, at this year’s AAG (Association of American Geographers) conference. I will be part of a panel session discussing Assembling … Continue reading

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New: Joshua Miller Critical Mass Photographs Collection

The Urban Archives is pleased to announce a new addition to our Digital Collections. The first-hand photographs and ephemera were collected by Joshua J. Miller as part of his Ph.D dissertation, Cyborg love, Critical Mass and possibility : enacting the … Continue reading

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“Insurgent Public Space” book chapter is published

April 2010 — Irina, Amy (credited as Tom), and Giorgia published their chapter in a book edited by UW Professor of Landscape Architecture Jeffrey Hou. Their chapter discussed the Urban Archives project as well as larger ideas about digital archiving … Continue reading

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Ghost signs on Evening Magazine on KING-5 TV

July 14th, 2010 — Tom spoke with KING5 reporter Michael King about some of Seattle’s ghost signs, as well as these types of historic advertisements in general. Some of the ghost signs found in the segment, as well as others … Continue reading

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Students at Colorado State U create visual research projects

Spring 2009 –Students at Colorado State University create visual research projects on Flickr about different aspects of the city of Fort Collins, CO, such as the rich presence of ghost signs, the renovation and regulation of downtown alleyways, the local … Continue reading

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St. Martin’s U students create visual essays

Summer 2008–Students at SMU create Visual Essays about Olympia and Lacey, WA using Google MyMaps and Flickr. View Larger Map

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