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NCHU Summer School for the Environmental Humanities in Asia, June 29-July 3, 2020

Call for Applications: Imagining Nature in the Anthropocene 1st NCHU Summer School for the Environmental Humanities in Asia Date: June 29th – July 3rd 2020 Venue: National Chung-Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan Description Human activities have propelled the Earth into a new geological epoch. This insight is encapsulated in the Anthropocene concept,...

Workshop: Visualizing Oceanic Infrastructure [USyd, 29 May]

China Studies Centre, the University of Sydney …………………. Visualizing Oceanic Infrastructure: a workshop on the aesthetics of island building Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm, Wednesday, 29 May 2019                                                           Location: Room 708, Jane Foss Russell Building, University of Sydney Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/visualizing-oceanic-infrastructure-a-workshop-on-the-aesthetics-of-island-building-tickets-61406396184 This workshop in the environmental humanities is designed to introduce...

Hacking the Anthropocene IV: DIT, Do-It-Together

Feminist, Queer, Anticolonial Propositions for HACKING THE ANTHROPOCENE IV: DIT: DO-IT-TOGETHER Hacking the Anthropocene is a series of events founded in 2016 by Dr. Astrida Neimanis and co-hosted in 2017/2018 by Dr. Jennifer Hamilton of Composting Feminisms at Sydney University. In 2019 for the first time, Hacking the Anthropocene comes to Melbourne, hosted...

Symposium Registration: Beyond Survival at UTAS

Registration is open for the upcoming symposium, Beyond Survival: Precarity, austerity, resilience at the University of Tasmania on October 23-24. The symposium features an exciting range of speakers from across HASS disciplines and the non-profit sector. Registration for this event is free. Please RSVP by October 18...

Wild Emotions: Affect and the Natural World

Date: 14‒15 December 2017 Venue: Woodward Conference Centre, 10th Floor, Law Building, The University of Melbourne, 185 Pelham St, Carlton, VIC Enquiries: Grace Moore (gmoo@unimelb.edu.au) Convened by: Stephanie Trigg and Grace Moore Whether it is red in tooth and claw or a goddess to be worshipped, nature is always...

RONA16

The Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA) is calling out to all Australians working in the creative industries, to help promote the rights of the natural world. On 22 October 2016, AELA will host Australia’s first Rights of Nature Tribunal. This non-government, citizen’s tribunal will hear cases presented by individuals and...

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Libby Robin on Anthropocene Cabinets of Curiosity at ANU

Anthropocene Cabinets of Curiosity: Objects of Strange Change Libby Robin (Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU and National Museum of Australia) Humanities Research Centre Seminar: HRC Conference Room, Top Floor, A.D Hope Building #14, ANU Tuesday 29 September 2015 4-5.30 pm In today’s museums and artworks, in digital...

EH@UNSW: Sarah Franklin and Sara Ahmed visit

Sarah Franklin (Professor of Social Studies of Biomedicine and Associate Director of the BIOS Centre at the London School of Economics) and Sara Ahmed (Professor of Race and Cultural Studies and Director of the Centre for Feminist Research at Goldsmiths College, University of London) will...