CHICAGO 2015 Book Reception

We are excited to honour the following books this year:

Buechler, Stephanie and Anne-Marie Hanson, eds. (2015) A Political Ecology of Women, Water and Global Environmental Change. New York: Routledge.

Coles, Anne, Leslie Gray and Janet Momsen, eds. (2015) The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Development. New York: Routledge.

Garcia Ramon, M.D., Ortiz Guitart, A. and Prats Ferret, M. (eds.) (2014) Espacios públicos, género y diversidad: Geografías para unas ciudades inclusivas. Icaria Editorial, España.

Gieseking, Jen Jack, & William Mangold, with Cindi Katz, Setha Low, & Susan Saegert, eds. (2014)  The People, Place, and Space Reader. New York: Routledge.

Glass, Michael R. and Reuben Rose-Redwood, eds. (2014) Performativity, Politics, and the Production of Social Space. New York: Routledge.

Harcourt, Wendy and Ingrid L. Nelson, eds. (2015) Practicing Feminist Political Ecologies: Moving Beyond the‘Green Economy’. London: Zed Books.

Kofman, Eleonore and Parvati Raghuram, eds. (2015) Gendered Migrations and Global Social Reproduction. London: Palgrave.

Richa Nagar. (2014) Muddying the Waters: Coauthoring Feminisms Across Scholarship and Activism. Champaign, Illinois: University of Illinois Press.

Ragnhild Lund, Philippe Doneys and Bernadette Resurreccion, eds. (2015) Gendered Entanglements: Revisiting Gender in Rapidly Changing Asia. Copenhagen, Denmark: NIAS Press.

West, Isaac. (2013) Transforming citizenships: Transgender articulations of the law. New York: NYU Press.

Date: The GPOW book reception at the 2015 AAGs in Chicago will be held on Wednesday, 22nd April from 7 to 9pm.

Location: The reception will be held at Open Books  ( a non-profit that provides a variety of literacy programmes to children, youth and adults in the Chicago area.

Open Books is easily accessible from the AAG conference hotels with a short train (‘L’) ride or a cab. See map:

Past meetings

If you know the locations for previous receptions or have photos or memories from these events, please pass them on to a board member via the Contact page. We are eager to continue to share these memories and support these venues.

New York (2012): Bluestockings Bookstore, Fair Trade Café and Activist Center

Seattle (2011): ArtXchange Gallery

Washington, D.C. (2010): Society of Woman Geographers

Las Vegas (2009): The Fallout Gallery