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Dr Jon Binnie

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Jon Binnie

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j.binnie@mmu.ac.uk

Tel:
+44 (0)161 2471572

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E404

Academic Interests

  • Sexuality and space
  • Sexual citizenship
  • Globalization of sexuality
  • Geographies of cosmopolitanism
  • Citizenship Geographies

Teaching Specialisms

  • Social and cultural geography
  • Cities and difference
  • Geographies of citizenship
  • Geographer, gender and sexuality
Jon Binnie

Contact

Email:
j.binnie@mmu.ac.uk

Tel:
+44 (0)161 2471572

Room:
E404

Selected Publications

Binnie, J. and Klesse, C. (forthcoming) Sexual Politics Beyond Borders: Transnational Activist Networks and LGBTQ Politics in Europe, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

Binnie, J. (in press) 'Relational comparison and LGBTQ activism in European cities', International Journal of Urban and Regional Research.

Binnie, J. and Klesse, J. (2013) ''Like a bomb in the gasoline station': East-West migration and transnational activism around lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer politics in Poland', Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 39(7): 1107-1124.

Binnie, J. and Klesse, C. (2013) 'The politics of age, temporality and intergenerationality in transnational lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer activist networks', Sociology, 47(3): 580-595.

Binnie, J. and Klesse, C. (2012) 'Solidarities and tensions: Feminism and transnational LGBTQ politics in Poland', European Journal of Women's Studies, 19(4):444-459.

Binnie, J. (2012) 'Forward - space, affect and value: a commentary on Educational Diversity: The Subject of Difference and Different Subjects', in Y. Taylor (ed.) Educational Diversity: The Subject of Difference and Different Subjects, Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan, pp. xiii-xviii.

Binnie, J. and Klesse, C. (2011) ''Because it was a bit like going to an adventure park': the politics of hospitality in transnational lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer activist networks', Tourist Studies, 11(2): 157-174.

Binnie, J. (2011) 'Class, sexuality and space: a comment', Sexualities, 14(1): 21-26

Bell, D. and Binnie, J. (2011) 'Remapping desire: Riflessioni sulle geografie delle sessualita', ('Remapping desire: Thoughts on the geographies of sexualities') Bollettino della Societa Geografica Italiana, Series XIII, IV: 13-21 (in Italian).

Binnie, J. and Klesse, C. (2011) 'The transnational geographies of activism around lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer politics in Poland', Dialogue and Universalism, 20(5/6): 41-50.

Binnie, J. (2011) 'Epistemologias transnacionais da geografia das sexualidades' ('Transnational epistemologies of geographies of sexualities'), in J.M. Silva and A.C.P. da Silva (eds.) Espaco, Genero e Poder: Conectando Fronteiras (Space, Gender and Power: Connecting Differences), Ponta Grossa: Todapalavra, pp. 215-224 (in Portuguese).

Binnie, J. and Klesse, C. (2011) 'Researching transnational activism around LGBTQ politics in Central and Eastern Europe', in R. Kulpa and J. Mizielinska (eds.) De-Centring Western Sexualities: Central and Eastern European Perspectives, Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 107-129.

Edensor, T., Evans, B., Holloway, J., Millington, S. and Binnie, J. (2011) 'Recreation in spaces of material alterity and low surveillance: the incipient qualities of play in industrial ruins', in A, Jorgensen and R. Meekin (eds.) Urban Wildscapes, London: Routledge, pp. 65-79.

Binnie, J. (2010) 'Queer theory, neoliberalism and urban governance', in R. Leckey and K. Brooks (eds.) Queer Theory, Law, Culture, Empire, London: Routledge, pp. 21-36.

Binnie, J. (2010) 'Rethinking the place of queer and the erotic within geographies of sexualities', in M. O'Rourke and N. Giffney (eds.) The Ashgate Research Companion to Queer Theory, Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 167-180.

Ward, K., Binnie, J., Brown, G., Browne, K. , Isaacs, G., Leap,. W. and Tucker, A. (2010) 'Reading Andrew Tucker's Queer Visibilities: Space, Identity and Interaction in Cape Town', Political Geography, 29(8): 454-462.

Binnie, J. (2010) 'Sexuality and globalization', in G. Ritzer and J.M Ryan (eds.) Concise Encyclopaedia of Sociology, Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.

Bell, D., Binnie, J., Cream, J. and Valentine, G. (2009) 'All hyped up and no place to go', in R. Borghi and A. Rondinone (eds.) Geografia di Genere ('Geography of Gender')(Italian translation of article first published in Gender, Place and Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography, 1(1): 31-47. This article has also been reprinted in J.Landes (ed.) (1998) Feminism, the Public and the Private, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 359-384 and in N. Thrift and S. Whatmore (eds.) (2004) Cultural Geography: Critical Concepts, London: Routledge)

Binnie, J., Holloway, J., Millington, S. and Young, C. (2009) 'Cosmopolitanism', in R. Kitchin and N. Thrift (eds.) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography, Oxford: Elsevier.

Binnie, J. (2008) 'Coming out of geography: Toward a queer epistemology', in C. Philo (ed.) Theory and Method: Critical Essays in Human Geography?' Aldershot: Ashgate (Reprint of article originally published in Environment and Planning D; Society and Space, 15(2): 223-237.

Binnie, J. and Simmons, T. (2008) 'The global politics of sexual dissidence', in E. Kofman and G. Youngs (eds.) Globalization: Theory and Practice, London: Continuum, pp. 159-171.

Binnie, J. (2008) 'Locating economics in sexuality studies', Sexualities, 11 (1-2): 100-103.

Binnie, J. (2007) 'Sexuality, the erotic and geography: epistomology, methodology and practice', in G.Brown, K. Browne and J. Lim (eds.) Geographies of Sexualities: Theory, Pracice and Politics, Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 29-38.

Edensor, T., Binnie, J., Holloway, J., Millington, S., and Young, C. (2007) 'Mundane mobilities, banal travels', Social and Cultural Geography, 8(2): 165-174.

Binnie, J., Holloway, J., Millington, S. and Young, C.(eds.) (2006) Cosmopolitan Urbanism, London: Routledge.

Binnie, J., Holloway, J., Millington, S. and Young. C. (2007)'Mundane geographies, alienation, potentialities and practice', Environment and Planning A, 39(3): 515-520.

Bell, D. and Binnie, J. (2006) 'Geographies of sexual citizenship', Political Geography, 25(8): 869-873.

Binnie. J. (2006) 'Globalization and sexuality', in G.Ritzer (ed.) (2006) Encyclopaedia of Sociology, Oxford: Blackwell.

Binnie, J. (2004) The Globalization of Sexuality, London: Sage.

Binnie, J. and Skeggs, B. (2004) 'Cosmopolitan knowledge and the production and consumption of sexualized space: Manchester's gay village', The Sociological Review, 52(1): 39-61 (Reprinted in D. Oswell (ed.) (2010) Cultural Theory, Volume 1: Legacies and Innovations, Sage Benchmarks in Culture and Society, London:Sage,pp. 203-226 and in J. Binnie, J. Holloway, S. Millington and C. Young (eds.) Cosmopolitan Urbanism, London: Routledge, pp. 220-245)

Bell, D. and Binnie, J. (2004) 'Authenticating queer space: citizenship, urbanism and governance', Urban Studies, 41(9): 1807-1820 (Reprinted in A. Collins (ed.) (2005) Cities of Pleasure: Sex and the Urban Socialscape, London: Routledge, pp. 177-190 and in R. Paddison (ed.) (2009) Urban Studies - Society, London: Sage)

Skeggs B, Moran, L., Tyrer, P. and Binnie, J. (2004) 'Queer as Folk: Producing the real of urban space', Urban Studies, 41(9): 1839-1856 (Reprinted in A. Collins (ed.)(2005) Cities of Pleasure: Sex and the Urban Socialscape, London: Routledge, pp. 209-226)

Binnie, J. (2004) 'Quartering sexualities: gay villages and sexual citizenship', in D.Bell and M. Jayne (eds.) City of Quarters, Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 163-172.

Binnie, J. (2003) 'Locating transnationalism: agency and method', Sociology, 37(3): 599-604.

Bell, D., Binnie, J., Holliday,R.,Longhurst, R. and Peace, R. (2001) Pleasure Zones:Bodies,Cities,Spaces, Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.

Bell, D. and Binnie, J. (2000) The Sexual Citizen: Queer Politics and Beyond, Cambridge: Polity Press.

Jon Binnie

Contact

Email:
j.binnie@mmu.ac.uk

Tel:
+44 (0)161 2471572

Room:
E404