Bruce D'Arcus

Associate Professor of Geography

Miami University
104 Shideler Hall
Oxford, Ohio 45056


  • BA, Geography. University of California, Los Angeles (1994)
  • MA, Geography. University of Colorado (1997)
  • PhD, Geography. Syracuse University (2001)


I have research and teaching interests in three primary areas:

  1. public space
  2. citizenship
  3. media


  • GEO 101: Global Forces & Local Diversity
  • GEO 211: Global Change
  • GEO 462/562: Public Space
  • GEO 602: History of Geographic Thought

Selected Publications

  • 2019, Salnikova, M., & B. D'Arcus. Spaces of Muslim Identity in Inverness, Scotland. Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs.
  • 2006, Boundaries of Dissent: Protest and State Power in the Media Age, New York:Routledge.
  • 2004, Dissent, Public Space and the Politics of Citizenship: Riots and the ‘Outside Agitator.’ Space and Polity v8, n3, pp355-370.
  • 2004, Globalization and Protest: Seattle and Beyond. In WorldMinds: Geographical Perspectives on 100 Problems, D. Janelle, B. Warf, K. Hanson eds. Kluwer.
  • 2003, Contested Boundaries: Native Sovereignty and State Power at Wounded Knee, 1973. Political Geography.
  • 2003, Protest, Scale and Publicity: The FBI and the H. Rap Brown Act. Antipode.
  • 2000, The “Eager Gaze of the Tourist” Meets “Our Grandfathers’ Guns”: Producing and Contesting the Land of Enchantment in Gallup, New Mexico. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, v18, n6, pp693-714.