Carolyn Prouse, Postdoctoral Fellow


Home Campus:
U of T St. George

Geography, The University of British Columbia (October 2017)

Other Degrees:
MA, Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen’s University (2011)
BA/BPHE, Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen’s University (2008)

Honours & Awards:
SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship
SSHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Fellowship

Rachel Silvey

Contact Information:

Munk School of Global Affairs, 103-1 Devonshire Place
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 3K7

Research Interests:

  • Urban geography and infrastructure
  • Critical development studies
  • Political ecology and embodiment
  • Social reproduction
  • Critical race theory
  • Postcolonial theory and decolonial praxis

Selected Publications:

Prouse, C. (2017) Autoconstruction 2.0: Social media contestations of racialized violence in Complexo do Alemão. Antipode: A Journal of Radical Geography. DOI 10.1111/anti.12370 [online first]

Webber, S. & Prouse, C. (2017) The new ‘gold standard’: The rise of randomized control trials and experimental development. Economic Geography. [online first]

Melgaço, L. & Prouse, C. (Eds.) (2017). Milton Santos: A Pioneer in Critical Geography from the Global South. London: Springer.

Prouse, C. (2015). Harnessing the hijab: The emergence of the Muslim Female Footballer through international sport governance. Gender, Place & Culture (22)1: 20-36.

Prouse, C. (Oct 2014). The Jock Doctrine. Jacobin Magazine 15/16: 44-53.

King, S., Carey, R. S., Jinnah, N., Millington, R., Philipson, A., Prouse, C., & Ventresca, M. (2014). When is a drug not a drug? Troubling silences and unsettling painkillers in the National Football League. Sociology of Sport Journal 31(3): 249-266

Carey, S., Millington, R., & Prouse, C. (2014). Branding boundaries: Neocolonial sporting identities & the racialized body. In M. Gilbert & G. Gillett (Eds.) Sport, Animals and Society (pp. 209-232). New York: Routledge.