Books available for review, Winter 2020

Human Geography has received the following books. If you are interested in writing a review (and receiving a free copy of the book) please contact the book review editor, John Lauermann (

Dorries, Heather, Robert Henry, David Hugill, Tyler McCreary and Julie Tomiak (eds.) (2019) Settler City Limits: Indigenous Resurgence and Colonial Violence in the Urban Prarie West. University of Manitoba Press

Miller, Ethan (2019) Reimagining Livelihoods: Life beyond Economy, Society, and Environment. University of Minnesota Press

Minkoff-Zern, Laura-Anne (2020) The New American Farmer: Immigration, Race, and the Struggle for Sustainability. MIT Press

Mitchell, Don (2020) Mean Streets: Homelessness, Public Space, and the Limits of Capital. University of Georgia Press

Naylor, Lindsay (2020) Fair Trade Rebels: Coffee Production and Struggles for Autonomy in Chiapas. University of Minnesota Press

Stein, Samuel (2019) Capital City: Gentrification and the Real Estate State. Verso

Tyner, James (2019) Dead Labor: Toward a Political Economy of Premature Death. University of Minnesota Press

The journal invites submissions in two formats. Book reviews focus on a single book, summarizing its main findings and its contributions to critical/radical geography (up to 2000 words). Book review essays review two or more recent books that address a similar theme (up to 5000 words). They summarize the main findings of each book, reviewing them in light of broader conversations in the field.