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School of Geography and the Environment

Series associated with School of Geography and the Environment

Digital Visual Cultural
Drought and Water Scarcity
Smith School Seminars
The Oxford Seminars in Cartography: Women and Maps
# Episode Title Description People Date
1 Lost and found in the map library: changes in early map librarianship Georgia Brown, UW-Milwaukee Libraries, WI, USA, gives the third talk in session 3B of the seminar. Georgia Brown 12 May 2021
2 Beyond “clerical cartography”: gender and the production of Sanborn fire insurance maps in the 1920s Jack Swab, University of Kentucky, USA, gives the second talk in session 3B in the seminar. Jack Swab 12 May 2021
3 Where are all the women? The case of the Halls Debbie Hall, Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford, gives the first talk in session 3B in the seminar. Debbie Hall 12 May 2021
4 The political cartographies of Marthe Rajchman Mike Heffernan and Benjamin Thorpe, University of Nottingham, give the first talk of session 3A in the seminar. Mike Heffernan, Benjamin Thorpe 12 May 2021
5 From body as territory to feminicides mapping: discourses and mapping languages by Latin American feminist cartographies Manuela Silveira, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, gives the third talk in the second session of the seminar. Manuela Silveira 12 May 2021
6 Mapping toward equitable solutions in public transit planning Suzie Birdsell, Nelson\Nygaard Consulting, Boston, USA, gives the second presentation, in the second session of the seminar. Suzie Birdsell 12 May 2021
7 ‘Octavia always enjoyed a map’: Octavia Hill, maps, and Victorian social reform Elizabeth Baigent, University of Oxford, gives the first talk in the second session of the seminar. Elizabeth Baigent 12 May 2021
8 Women and children first: gender, flood and victimhood in Dutch eighteenth-century maps of dike-breaks Anne-Rieke van Schaik, University of Amsterdam, gives the third in the first session of the seminar. Anne-Rieke van Schaik 12 May 2021
9 The rise, persistence and surprising end of female personifications of the continents on maps Chet Van Duzer, University of Rochester, NY, USA, gives the second presentation in the first session of the seminar. Chet Van Duzer 12 May 2021
10 Where are the women on sixteenth-century French World maps? Camille Serchuk, Southern Connecticut State University, USA, gives the first talk in the first session of the seminar. Camille Serchuk 12 May 2021
11 Welcome and Introduction Catríona Cannon, Deputy Librarian, Bodleian Libraries, introduces the seminar. Catriona Cannon 12 May 2021
12 Episode 5: imagined futures In today's podcast we delve into two different projects that engage with the theme of imagined futures. Monica Degen, Professor John Wylie, Adam Michael Packer 29 May 2019
13 Episode 4: storytelling In this podcast, we trace the ways that storytelling threads through the discussions held throughout the conference. Ayona Datta, Philippa Tipper and Clare Walton, Alice Watson 29 May 2019
14 Episode 3: applications of digital visualising technologies This podcast focuses on two examples of citizen participation, and interaction with, urban technologies. Jennifer Gabrys, Adam Michael Packer, susa Pop 29 May 2019
15 Episode 2: digital technologies and cultural heritage In this podcast, we discuss the interaction between digital technologies and cultural heritage. Kathryn Eccles, Padmini Ray Murray, Alice Watson 29 May 2019
16 Episode 1: introducing digital - visual - cultural Welcome to this series of podcasts designed to give you an insight into the University of Oxford’s digital - visual - cultural series of events. Gillian Rose, Adam Michael Packer 29 May 2019
17 Creative Commons The impact of drought and water scarcity on ecosystems and their ecology Dr Pam Berry gives a talk on water scarcity, drought and their impact on the environment. Pam Berry 23 Jun 2016
18 Algal Modelling Dr Gianbattista Bussi talks about some of the water quality research being undertaken in the MaRIUS project, focusing on algal modelling. Gianbattista Bussi 02 Feb 2016
19 Sociocultural perceptions and knowledge controversies Dr Eric Sarmiento talks about the human geography research taking place in the MaRIUS project, which is looking at drought and water scarcity Eric Sarmiento 02 Feb 2016
20 Impact of drought on water quality Professor Paul Whitehead talks about the Impact of drought on water quality Paul Whitehead 02 Feb 2016
21 UK Drought governance arrangements Dr Christina Cook talks about the governance research taking place in the MaRIUS project. Christina Cook 29 Jan 2016
22 Designing social learning systems for improving drought monitoring and early warning DrIVER – Designing social learning systems for improving drought monitoring and early warning Kevin Collins 29 Jan 2016
23 Impact of drought and water scarcity on agriculture Evidence of increasing resilience in the irrigated agricultural sector to water scarcity and drought Dolores Rey 29 Jan 2016
24 Western US drought, and the generation of drought datasets for risk-based impact studies An exploration of the climatic factors influencing drought, with a focus on the current western US drought and the research being undertaken in the MaRIUS project. Benoit Guillod 29 Jan 2016
25 Prof Jim Hall: An Introduction to the MaRIUS project An Introduction to the MaRIUS project: Managing the Risks, Impacts and Uncertainties of drought and water Scarcity Jim Hall 26 Jan 2016
26 Effective Climate Policy is Not Expensive Part of the “Environmental and Ecological Economics” seminar series, organised jointly with the Environmental Change Institute. Jeroen C.J.M. van den Bergh 08 Dec 2008