- Time: 4-5.30pm
CRITICAL MOBILITIES THEORY SERIES
Seminar Two: Territories, Biopolitics and Tourism : Moving Subjectivities in Place
Department of Urban Studies and Tourism, Université du Québec à Montréal.
The presentation will be an exploration of the biopolitics of tourism as a territorializing/deterritorializing process. The starting point of the talk is French tourism geographies and its use of the concept ofTerritoires touristiques (Tourism territories). Drawing from two recent publications, Dominic Lapointe will expose the contradictions of territory applied to the tourism phenomenon, while opening the conversation for a biopolitical look after Deleuze and Guattari’s territorialization/ deterritorializing in the context of tourism place and space.
Organised and Chaired by Rodanthi Tzanelli