Books available for review, Summer 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 ( Please feel free to send suggestions if you are interested in reviewing other recent or forthcoming books.

Davis, Sasha (2020) Islands and Oceans: Reimagining Sovereignty and Social Change. University of Georgia Press.

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

Dalby, Simon (2020) Anthropocene Geopolitics: Globalization, Security, Sustainability. University of Ottowa Press

Gieseking, Jen Jack (2020) A Queer New York: Geographies of Lesbians, Dykes, and Queers. NYU Press

Mountz, Alison (2020) The Death of Asylum: Hidden Geographies of the Enforcement Archipelago. University of Minnesota Press.

Lederman, Jacob (2020) Chasing World-Class Urbanism: Global Policy versus Everyday Survival in Buenos Aires. University of Minnesota Press

Naylor, Lindsay (2020) Fair Trade Rebels: Coffee Production and Struggles for Autonomy in Chiapas. 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. Submission guidelines are available at

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