Theme and Events Planned Around the Launch of AAG’s New ‘GeoHumanities’ Journal

GeoHumanities, the AAG's new interdisciplinary scholarly journal, co-edited by Tim Cresswell (History and International Affairs, Northeastern University) and Deborah Dixon (Geography, University of Glasgow) will begin publication in fall 2015. GeoHumanitites seeks to publish peer-reviewed articles that span conceptual and methodological debates in geography and the humanities; critical reflections on analog and digital artistic productions;…
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Jobs & Careers in Geography

Jobs and Careers Center at the 2015 AAG Annual Meeting

In recent years, careers and professional development activities at the AAG’s Annual Meeting have been expanding and broadening. Thanks in part to positive feedback and attendance, the 2015 Annual Meeting in Chicago will continue to feature the Jobs and Careers Center, a centralized location where conference attendees can attend panel discussions, participate in workshops, receive…
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Hyatt, Swissôtel offer hotel discounts for AAG 2015 in Chicago

Discounted hotel room rates for the 2015 AAG Annual Meeting are available at the Hyatt Regency Chicago and The Swissotel Chicago. Attendees are encouraged to reserve as soon as possible to receive the group rate. AAG 2015 events will be held at the Hyatt Regency, Swissotel, and the University of Chicago Gleacher Center. Staying at…
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Found Film Offers Rare Look Around 1940s Chicago

Jeff Altman paid $40 for a canister of film simply labeled "Chicago" and "Print 1" at an estate sale on the south side of Chicago last year. Altman, who works in film post-production, transformed it to digital video and shared it online for folks to enjoy and help discover its origins. The Atlantic picked up the story and wrote a…
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AAG 2015: Call for Papers, Organized Sessions

Online registration for AAG 2015 in Chicago, April 21-25, 2015, is open. The Association is also accepting abstracts and proposals for sessions and posters. Researchers, scholars, professionals, and students are welcome to present papers, posters, and panel discussions on all topics relevant to geography. Abstracts are due by Nov. 5, 2014, but may be edited through…
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