Heterotopian highlights 2014

Some highlights of the year in film, art, music and words:


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Yougofirst collective’s film of amazing snow-boarding feats and much more in: ‘heterotopia’.

The Astral Plane music resource goes heterotopic…!

Heterotopian inspired exhibition at Röda Sten Konsthall in Gothenburg: by one of Sweden’s most renowned contemporary artists, Ylva Ogland: ‘ Diverse Variations of Other Spaces’.


And yet more diverse interpretations and applications, including:

Fernald, A. E. (2014) ‘Taxi! The Modern Taxicab as Feminist Heterotopia’, Modernist Cultures. 9 (2) 213-232

 Puric, B. (2014) ‘Matka, a heterotopia of deviation’. Short Film Studies 4 (1) 43-46

 Rymarczuk, R. and Derksen, M. (2014) ‘Different spaces: Exploring Facebook as heterotopia’, First Monday 19 (6) [http://firstmonday.org/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/5006/4091#author – accessed 10 June 2014]

 Larsson, H., Quennerstedt, M., Öhman, M. (2014) ‘Heterotopias in physical education: towards a queer pedagogy?’ Gender and Education 26 (2)

 Smith, E. C. (2014) ‘Foucault’s Heterotopia in Christian Catacombs: Constructing Spaces and Symbols in Ancient Rome’. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

 Erdem, E. (2014) ‘Reading Foucault with Gibson-Graham: The Political Economy of “Other Spaces” in Berlin’. Rethinking Marxism: A Journal of Economics, Culture & Society 26 (1)

 Cooper, D. (2014) Everyday Utopias: The Conceptual Life of Promising Spaces. London: Duke University Press


18 December 2014