Interrogating Form: Creative and Cultural Participatory Practice


13th June  11am – 5pm.        Newbridge Project, Carliol House, Market Street, Newcastle  

Free, but please bring your own lunch (cafes and shops nearby)

Where environments and communities are stressed, scenes of hope and resistance persist. This workshop thinks about the place of cultural and creative participatory practice in the formation of such scenes.…

Doing Participatory Geographies: a Workshop on Practicing Engaged Research

June 7th.                  10.30 – 16.00               QMUL, School of Geography, London.

The London Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Programme (LISS DTP) together with the Participatory Geographies Research Group of the Royal Geographical Society and IBG (PyGyRG) are delighted to be co-hosting an upcoming event on participatory methods.…

PyGyRg 2018 Committee Positions

Our AGM this year, at the conference is Cardiff, will be at;  Wednesday 29 August 2018, Plenary & lunch (13:10 – 14:25).

If you have anything you would like on the agenda please could you email me by Monday August 20th.  At the AGM we will have committee positions open to members.…

Call for Sponsored Sessions at RGS-IBG 2018.

The Committee of the Participatory Geographies Research Group (PyGyRg) would like to invite proposals for sessions to be sponsored by the PyGyRg at the 2018 Annual Conference of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) (RGS-IBG).

The RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2018, which will be chaired by Professor Paul Milbourne (Cardiff University), will have as its theme “Geographical landscapes / changing landscapes of geography.”…

PYGYRG Chair Vacany.

A message from PyGyRg Chair Prof Jenny Pickerill.

Dear all,

My tenure as Chair of the RGS Participatory Geographies Research Group ends at the end of August this year. Unfortunately as much as I have loved the role I am not able to continue in it.…