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Rethinking Encounters: Islam and the West -1 Day Workshop & Book Launch (Prof Samer Akkach) – 7 July 2015 @ Adelaide Convention Centre

Organised by the Centre for Asian and Middle Eastern Architecture (CAMEA), Faculty of the Professions The idea of “encounter,” whether at the social, cultural, religious, or intellectual level, has, implicitly or explicitly, always been hinged on the notion of “difference.” Difference is what provokes curiosity, fascination, confrontation, animosity, and togetherness, and what makes an encounter […]

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VIRTUAL UPRISINGS: Tahrir Square, Social Media and the Return of Public Space – Fri 19/6/15

This talk analyzes the geography of uprisings in the so-called “Arab spring” with a focus on the relationship between virtual and physical geographies. It is concerned with the spatial and temporal dimensions of the urban uprisings with a particular attention to the interwoven relationship between social media that organize political gatherings and communicate political messages; […]

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SPATIAL STUDIES @ SABE One-Day Symposium 3 July 2015 – 1022 Horace Lamb LT, 8:30am – 5:00pm

Organised by the Centre for Asian and Middle Eastern Architecture (CAMEA), Faculty of the Professions In recent years, one of the several turns that signified profound changes in academic research revolved around the multifaceted notion of “space.” The “spatial turn” was enabled, on the one hand, by the availability of advanced new technologies for spatial […]

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