Jörg Gertel is Professor for economic geography and global studies at the University of Leipzig. Among his most recent books are Disrupting Territories: Land, Commodification & Conflict in Sudan (James Currey 2014; coedited with Richard Rottenburg and Sandra Calkins), and Seasonal Workers in Mediterranean Agriculture: The Social Costs of Eating Fresh (Routledge 2014; coedited with Sarah Ruth Sippel).