Thinking and Writing Visual Global Politics – a Review of R. Bleiker’s Visual Global Politics (2018, Abingdon and New York: Routledge)

  • Gabi SchlagEmail author


Any reader who is interested in the rich and diverse relations between the visual, the political, and the global should look out for Roland Bleiker’s edited volume with the simple, yet programmatic title Visual Global Politics (VGP). In my review, I critically reflect the many virtues but also missed opportunities and suggest ways how this excellent edition could further develop as a living and creative project.


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  1. 1.Helmut Schmidt UniversityHamburgGermany

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