Pacific Geographies #47

PG#47 Cover

Cover picture: Village consultation meeting in Ban Houaythoum, Lao PRD © Sebastian Koch 2015 Managing editors of issue PG#47: Michael Waibel & Matthias Kowasch Contents Editorial Entire Issue PG#47 Articles Sebastian Koch The struggle over Lao PDR’s forests: New opportunities Read More …

Pacific Geographies #46: Special Issue on Independence Movements in the Pacific

Cover Pic: Making a Nation and Faking a State: Aloha ‘Aina and Sovereignty E(A)ducation in Hawai‘i A spray-painted depiction of Queen Lili‘uokalani of Hawai‘i. The sign was painted during the summer of 2015 protest vigil on Mauna Kea and was Read More …

Pacific Geographies #45

Cover Pic: Liebig-card showing a Samoan dancer. There is no arch harp in Samoa! © Private collection: Hermann Mückler Managing editors of issue#45: Michael Waibel, Julia Albrecht & Matthias Kowasch Contents Editorial Entire Issue PG#45 Articles Hermann Mückler 19th and Read More …

Pacific News #38

Cover Pic: Labour Migrants in Binh Duong Province, Vietnam © 2008 Michael Waibel. This picture is showing labour migrants living at so-called boarding houses in close proximity to an industrial zone in Binh Duong Province, which is located within the Read More …

Pacific News #37: Special Issue on Public Space

Cover Pic: Street Vendor in Binh Duong Province, Vietnam. © 2008 Michael Waibel. This picture is showing a middle-aged lady selling ducks on open street. It has been taken in close proximity to an industrial zone in Binh Duong Province, Read More …

Pacific News #36

Cover Pic: Skaters posing before the Lenin Statue in Hanoi © 2011 Ceyhan Cüce. Public spaces in Vietnam have always been used for a great variety of leisure activities. The triangular square of the Lenin Statue opposite the flag tower Read More …

Pacific News #35

Cover Pic: Little Susu at the Celebrations for Hanoi’s 1000th Birthday © 2010 Nguyen Thi Thanh Huyen, Hanoi/Vietnam. The cover image is showing Susu, a five-year old Vietnamese girl dressed up in a traditional silk cloth (áo dài) to honour Read More …

Pacific News #33: Special Issue on Contemporary Urban China

Cover Pic: Kite of Hope. Demolition Area in Central Bejing © 2006 Frauke Schumann, Dortmund – www.fraukeschumann.de Managing editors of issue PN#33: Dr. Michael Waibel & Dr. Julia Albrecht Entire issue of PN#33 Articles Michael Waibel & Julia Albrecht Editorial Read More …

Pacific News #31

Cover Pic: Heading towards the Future. Motorcycle Driver in Quang Trung Street, Go Vap District of Ho Chi Minh City © 2008 Christian Berg / Saigon. Managing editors of this issue: Dr. Michael Waibel & Julia Albrecht Entire issue of Read More …

Pacific News #29

Cover Pic: Buffalo Riding Boy in Cambodia  © 2007 Carina Gertig, Leipzig/Germany Managing editors of issue PN#29: Dr. Michael Waibel & Julia Albrecht Entire issue PN#29 Articles Michael Waibel & Julia Albrecht Editorial Andrea Valentin Boycotting Burma in 2007 – Read More …