Author: Jennifer Mae Hamilton

Weathering the Apocalypse (Survival Skills Workshop)

Workshop Part of the cluster of events known as Hacking the Anthropocene is Weathering the Apocalypse (Survival Skills workshop). This event is on Monday May 29 at the River Canoe Club of NSW in Tempe. We invite participants to challenge dominant survivalist narratives of militant self-fortification and...

Climate Change and the Quest for Transformative Fictions (Public Lecture)

Public Lecture In association with the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies and in collaboration with SEI (Sydney Environment Institute). Climate Change and the Quest for Transformative Fictions is a public lecture by Professor Stephanie Le Menager, with Professor Christopher Wright as respondent, chaired by Dr Jennifer...

Call for Papers: Sustaining the Seas Conference, 11-13 December 2017

Sustaining the Seas: fish, oceanic space and the politics of caring The University of Sydney, 11th - 13th December 2017 Sustaining the Seas is an exciting and experimental refereed international conference that will bring together academics of many disciplines, practitioners, urban planners, artists and writers to consider...

H2O: Life and Death – Call for Submissions

H2O: Life and Death 15 & 16 September, 2017 An interdisciplinary conference organised by the J. M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, University of Adelaide (Australia) Call for Submissions Waters are contested entities that are currently at the centre of most scientific discussions about sustainability. Discourse around water management underlines...

PhD and post-doc positions at Ghent University

We invite applications for three positions (2 PhD fellowships, 1 Post-doc) within the ERC Starting Grant Project “Narrating the Mesh.” The envisioned start date for these positions is 1 October 2017, and the maximum duration 4 years. The application deadline is 2 May 2017 (PhD...

Performing Diverse Environmentalisms Symposium (3-5 March, 2017)

Performing Diverse Environmentalisms: Expressive Culture at the Crux of Ecological Change Bloomington, Indiana, March 3-5, 2017 Symposium website: https://dertindiana.wordpress.com/symposium The Indiana University Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology is pleased to host this  symposium that brings together leading scholars to promote understanding of the roles of expressive culture in...

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CfP: Knowledge/Culture/Ecologies Conference Santiago-Chile Nov. 2017

Call for papers November 15-18, 2017 Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago - Chile Conference website: knowledgeculture.org Welcome to Knowledge/Culture/Ecologies (KCE2017) the 4th conference in the Knowledge/Culture series, a sequence of international conferences created by the Institute for Culture and Society (ICS) at Western Sydney University, Australia. The KCE2017 conference is...

New Book: Environment for the Humanities

This new book from Routledge Earthscan's Environmental Humanities Series, Humanities for the Environment: Integrating Knowledge, Forging New Constellations of Practice (Eds Joni Adamson and Michael Davis) has now been published. Further information available here. Humanities for the Environment showcases how humanists and others across disciplines are...