Dr James Ryan
Associate Professor of Historical and Cultural Geography

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Key publications



Ryan JR (2013). Photography and Exploration. London, Reaktion Books. Abstract.
Ryan JR, Naylor S (2010). Exploration and the Twentieth Century. In Naylor S, Ryan JR (Eds.) New Spaces of Exploration, I B Tauris & Co Ltd.
Ryan JR, Thomas N (2010). Landscapes of Performance: Staging the Delhi Durbars. In Codell JF (Ed) Power and Dominion: Photography and the Imperial Durbars of British India, New Delhi: Alkazi Books.

Publications by category


Books

Fiell C, Ryan JR (2013). Memories of a Lost World: Travels Through the Magic Lantern. London, Goodman Feill (Carleton Books). Abstract.
Ryan JR (2013). Photography and Exploration. London, Reaktion Books. Abstract.
Bond, S, DeSilvey, C, Ryan J (2013). Visible mending: everyday repairs in the South West., Uniform Books.
Ryan JR, Fiell C (2011). Memories of a Lost World., Fiell Pub Ltd. Abstract.
Naylor, S, Ryan J (2009). New Spaces of Exploration: Geographies of Discovery in the Twentieth Century. London, IB Tauris.
Ryan JR, Schwartz JM (eds)(2003). Picturing Place: Photography and the Geographical Imagination. London, IB Tauris.

Journal articles

Ryan J (2017). Placing Early Photography: the Work of Robert Hunt in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Britain. History of Photography DOI.
DeSilvey C, Ryan J, Bond S (2013). 21 Stories. Cultural Geographies, 21(4), 657-672. DOI.
Ryan J (2013). James R. Ryan. Review of "Light on Darkness? Missionary Photography of Africa in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries" by T. Jack Thompson. caa.reviews DOI.
Ryan JR (2010). Hidden Histories of Exploration: Researching the RGS-IBG Collections. JOURNAL OF HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY, 36(4), 488-489. Author URL. DOI.
Ryan J (2006). “Our Home on the Ocean”: Lady Brassey and the Voyages of the Sunbeam, 1878-86. Journal of Historical Geography, 32, 579-604.
Ryan J (2004). History and philosophy of geography: discipline and discourse, 2001-2002. Progress in Human Geography, 28(2), 235-245.
Ryan J (2004). Views in a warm climate: Reflections on imagining the tropics, 2004, 24, 1, pp. 18-22. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 24(1), 18-22.
Ryan J (2003). History and philosophy of geography: Bringing geography to book, 2000-2001. Progress in Human Geography, 27, 94-101.
Ryan JR (2003). Who's afraid of visual culture?. Antipode, 35(2), 232-237.
Ryan J (2003). Who’s afraid of visual culture? a response to Gillian Rose’s Intervention: “On the need to ask how, exactly, is geography ‘visual’”. Antipode, 35(2), 232-237.
Ryan J (2002). History and philosophy of geography 1999-2000. Progress in Human Geography, 26, 76-89.
Ryan J (2002). The mosque in the suburbs: negotiating ethnicity and religion in South London. Journal of Social and Cultural Geography, 3(1), 39-60.
JRyan, Naylor S (2002). The mosque in the suburbs: negotiating religion and ethnicity in South London. Social & Cultural Geography, 3(1), 39-59. DOI.

Chapters

Ryan J (2015). Introduction: Colonialism and Vision. In Vicente F (Ed) O Império Da Visão: Fotografia No Contexto Colonial Português (1860-1960), Lisbon: Grupo Almedina.
Ryan J (2015). Photography and Empire. In MacKenzie JM (Ed) The Encyclopaedia of Empire, London: Wiley.
Ryan JR, Naylor S (2010). Exploration and the Twentieth Century. In Naylor S, Ryan JR (Eds.) New Spaces of Exploration, I B Tauris & Co Ltd.
Ryan JR, Thomas N (2010). Landscapes of Performance: Staging the Delhi Durbars. In Codell JF (Ed) Power and Dominion: Photography and the Imperial Durbars of British India, New Delhi: Alkazi Books.
Ryan JR (2005). Photography, Visual Revolutions and Victorian Geography. In Livingstone DN, Withers CJ (Eds.) Geography and Revolution, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 199-238.
Ryan J (2004). On Visual Instruction. In Schwartz VR, Przyblyski JM (Eds.) The Nineteenth-Century Visual Culture Reader, London: Routledge, 145-151.
Ryan J (2004). Postcolonial Geographies. In Duncan JS, Johnson NC, Schein RS (Eds.) A Companion to Cultural Geography, Oxford: Blackwell, 469-484.
Ryan J (2003). Mosques, Temples and Gurdwaras: new sites of religion in twentieth-century Britain. In Gilbert D, Matless D, Short J (Eds.) Historical geographies of Twentieth Century Britain, Oxford: Blackwell, 168-183.
Ryan J (2001). Images and Impressions: Printing, Reproduction and Photography. In MacKenzie JM (Ed) The Victorian Vision: Inventing New Britain, London: V&A Publications, 215-239.

Internet publications

DeSilvey C, Ryan J, Bond S (2012). A Celebration of Repair.  Author URL. Web link.

Publications by year



2017

Ryan J (2017). Placing Early Photography: the Work of Robert Hunt in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Britain. History of Photography DOI.

2015

Ryan J (2015). Introduction: Colonialism and Vision. In Vicente F (Ed) O Império Da Visão: Fotografia No Contexto Colonial Português (1860-1960), Lisbon: Grupo Almedina.
Ryan J (2015). Photography and Empire. In MacKenzie JM (Ed) The Encyclopaedia of Empire, London: Wiley.

2013

DeSilvey C, Ryan J, Bond S (2013). 21 Stories. Cultural Geographies, 21(4), 657-672. DOI.
Ryan J (2013). James R. Ryan. Review of "Light on Darkness? Missionary Photography of Africa in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries" by T. Jack Thompson. caa.reviews DOI.
Fiell C, Ryan JR (2013). Memories of a Lost World: Travels Through the Magic Lantern. London, Goodman Feill (Carleton Books). Abstract.
Ryan JR (2013). Photography and Exploration. London, Reaktion Books. Abstract.
Bond, S, DeSilvey, C, Ryan J (2013). Visible mending: everyday repairs in the South West., Uniform Books.

2012

DeSilvey C, Ryan J, Bond S (2012). A Celebration of Repair.  Author URL. Web link.

2011

Ryan JR, Fiell C (2011). Memories of a Lost World., Fiell Pub Ltd. Abstract.

2010

Ryan JR, Naylor S (2010). Exploration and the Twentieth Century. In Naylor S, Ryan JR (Eds.) New Spaces of Exploration, I B Tauris & Co Ltd.
Ryan JR (2010). Hidden Histories of Exploration: Researching the RGS-IBG Collections. JOURNAL OF HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY, 36(4), 488-489. Author URL. DOI.
Ryan JR, Thomas N (2010). Landscapes of Performance: Staging the Delhi Durbars. In Codell JF (Ed) Power and Dominion: Photography and the Imperial Durbars of British India, New Delhi: Alkazi Books.

2009

Naylor, S, Ryan J (2009). New Spaces of Exploration: Geographies of Discovery in the Twentieth Century. London, IB Tauris.

2006

Ryan J (2006). “Our Home on the Ocean”: Lady Brassey and the Voyages of the Sunbeam, 1878-86. Journal of Historical Geography, 32, 579-604.

2005

Ryan JR (2005). Photography, Visual Revolutions and Victorian Geography. In Livingstone DN, Withers CJ (Eds.) Geography and Revolution, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 199-238.

2004

Ryan J (2004). History and philosophy of geography: discipline and discourse, 2001-2002. Progress in Human Geography, 28(2), 235-245.
Ryan J (2004). On Visual Instruction. In Schwartz VR, Przyblyski JM (Eds.) The Nineteenth-Century Visual Culture Reader, London: Routledge, 145-151.
Ryan J (2004). Postcolonial Geographies. In Duncan JS, Johnson NC, Schein RS (Eds.) A Companion to Cultural Geography, Oxford: Blackwell, 469-484.
Ryan J (2004). Views in a warm climate: Reflections on imagining the tropics, 2004, 24, 1, pp. 18-22. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 24(1), 18-22.

2003

Ryan J (2003). History and philosophy of geography: Bringing geography to book, 2000-2001. Progress in Human Geography, 27, 94-101.
Ryan J (2003). Mosques, Temples and Gurdwaras: new sites of religion in twentieth-century Britain. In Gilbert D, Matless D, Short J (Eds.) Historical geographies of Twentieth Century Britain, Oxford: Blackwell, 168-183.
Ryan JR, Schwartz JM (eds)(2003). Picturing Place: Photography and the Geographical Imagination. London, IB Tauris.
Ryan JR (2003). Who's afraid of visual culture?. Antipode, 35(2), 232-237.
Ryan J (2003). Who’s afraid of visual culture? a response to Gillian Rose’s Intervention: “On the need to ask how, exactly, is geography ‘visual’”. Antipode, 35(2), 232-237.

2002

Ryan J (2002). History and philosophy of geography 1999-2000. Progress in Human Geography, 26, 76-89.
Ryan J (2002). The mosque in the suburbs: negotiating ethnicity and religion in South London. Journal of Social and Cultural Geography, 3(1), 39-60.
JRyan, Naylor S (2002). The mosque in the suburbs: negotiating religion and ethnicity in South London. Social & Cultural Geography, 3(1), 39-59. DOI.

2001

Ryan J (2001). Images and Impressions: Printing, Reproduction and Photography. In MacKenzie JM (Ed) The Victorian Vision: Inventing New Britain, London: V&A Publications, 215-239.