Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos

Professor of Law & Theory and Director of the Westminster International Law & Theory Centre at the University of Westminster

Doreen Massey has died

Doreen Massey died four days ago at her home in Kilburn. Even before her close friends and family could decide on how to announce her death, the social media were bursting with wishes for her peaceful rest: hundreds of mini memorials of 140 characters dedicated to a woman and a scholar who has redefined, not…

Launch: Spatial Justice: Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere, 5 Dec 2014, University of Westminster

This book took a few chunks of my soul, several sleepless nights and copious amounts of chocolate to write. Do come along and help me launch it. There will be book presentations by the inspiring Anne Bottomley, Lindsay Bremner, Peter Fitzpatrick and, if the date fits, Doreen Massey. There will be ‘performance readings’ from artists/thinkers Roswitha Gerlitz,…

Patrick McAuslan, or the Yes

A personal tribute to Professor Patrick McAuslan MBE, pioneer and world expert in land law, law reform, sustainable development, the alleviation of poverty and planning law. 1937 – 2014.Professor Patrick McAuslan passed away on the 11th of January, 2014. I do not know the details of his apparently deteriorating health, or of his death for…