Jen Jack Gieseking

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Jen Jack
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Gieseking
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Jen Jack Gieseking is an urban cultural geographer, feminist and queer theorist, environmental psychologist, and American Studies scholar. S/he is engaged in research on co-productions of space and identity in digital and material environments, with a focus on sexual and gender identities. Jack’s work pays special attention to how such productions support or inhibit social, spatial, and economic justice. S/he is working on her second book project, Queer New York: Geographies of Lesbians, Dykes, and Queer Women, 1983-2008. S/he is Assistant Professor of Public Humanities in American Studies at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. Jack’s first book is The People, Place, and Space Reader, co-edited with William Mangold, Cindi Katz, Setha Low, and Susan Saegert, and recently out with Routledge. S/he has held fellowships with the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation as German Chancellor Fellow; The Center for Place, Culture, and Politics; The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies; and the Woodrow Wilson Women’s Studies Dissertation Fellows Program. Jack also writes about her research as a blogger with the Huffington Post Gay Voices.

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AAG 2016 SEXUALITY AND SPACE PRE-CONFERENCE: "QUEER POLITICS AND EXTRA-MARITAL AFFAIRS"

February 5 2016
Call for Papers
AAG 2016 SEXUALITY AND SPACE PRE-CONFERENCE: "QUEER POLITICS AND EXTRA-MARITAL AFFAIRS" Spread the word far & wide!! As part of the upcoming AAG annual meeting to be held in San Francisco (28 March – 2 April, 2016), the Sexuality and Space Specialty Group invites you to join us for our two-day...
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Association of American Geographers (AAG) CFP :: Digital Geographies, Geographies of Digitalia

October 20 2013
Call for Papers
Please forward widely. We are keen to have a diverse and exciting conversation amongst session participants and attendees. ** Association of American Geographers (AAG) CFP Digital Geographies, Geographies of Digitalia Jen Jack Gieseking (Bowdoin College) and Luke Bergmann (University of Washington...
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