About Me

Hello! I’m a development geographer and I explore human-environment relations, with a particular interest in everyday humanitarianism, lived experiences of disasters and the media representation of disasters.

I’m on the editorial board for the Journal of Humanitarian Affairs, and am a Fellow of the Humanitarian Innovation Initiative at Brown University, U.S.A.

Research in: Antigua and Barbuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, U.K.

PhD Development Studies, The University of Manchester

MA Urban Planning, The University of Manchester

BA Human Geography, The University of Sheffield

Contact Me

Twitter: @gemmasou

E-mail: gemma.sou@rmit.edu.au

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