Associate Professor in Human Geography
University of Leicester
Gavin Brown is an Associate Professor in Human Geography at the University of Leicester. He is a cultural, historical and political geographer with wide-ranging research interests. His recent research has recorded the history of a four-year long anti-apartheid ‘protest camp’ in London in the 1980s. He has a book (co-authored with Helen Yaffe) about Youth Activism and Solidarity: The Non-Stop Picket Against Apartheid forthcoming in 2017 with Routledge. He is a co-editor (with Kath Browne) of The Ashgate Research Companion to Geographies of Sex and Sexualities and is currently developing a new research project about the geopolitics of sexuality.