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A single day's walking: narrating self and landscape on the South West Coast Path
This paper tells the story of a single day's walking, alone, along the South West Coast Path in North Devon, England. Forms of narrative and descriptive writing are used here as creative and criticalExpand
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Landscape, absence and the geographies of love
Working out from an encounter with a series of memorial benches at Mullion Cove, Cornwall, this paper develops an account of landscape in terms of absence and the non-coincidence of self and world.Expand
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On Geography and Materiality
In the context of human geography's encounter with the problematics that surround matter and materiality, this paper offers a principle that works towards a distinctive material imagination. ThisExpand
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An essay on ascending Glastonbury Tor
Abstract This paper offers a personal account of ascending Glastonbury Tor, a prominent hill in Somerset, south-west England. Aiming to abet but also inflect interpretation of the contemporary andExpand
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Depths and Folds: On Landscape and the Gazing Subject
The aim of this paper is to take some steps towards a renewed understanding of landscape and the gazing subject. A first main section, ‘Depth, outlines Merleau-Ponty's final visual philosophy and itsExpand
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The spectral geographies of W.G. Sebald
For Jacques Derrida, place and self are conjured, and unsettled, through haunting rather than dwelling. He argues that spectrality, the revenance of the ghostly, is an irreducible, incessantExpand
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Landscape, mobility, practice
This paper is an edited transcript of a panel discussion on ‘Landscape, Mobility and Practice’ which was held at the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) AnnualExpand
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Dwelling and displacement: Tim Robinson and the questions of landscape
A study of the work of the writer Tim Robinson, this paper also presents a series of wider arguments regarding concepts of landscape, dwelling and writing. English-born, but resident in the far westExpand
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Landscape and phenomenology
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