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‘Recentring the Region’: ASAL and ASLEC-ANZ Conference 2023

ASAL and ASLEC-ANZ Conference 2023: ‘Recentring the Region’ July 4-7, co-hosted by RMIT University and Deakin University, Melbourne A partnership between ASAL (Association for the Study of Australian Literature) and ASLEC-ANZ (Association for the Study of Literature, Environment and Culture (Australia and New Zealand)), the 2023 ‘Recentring...

Book Launch: Deborah Bird Rose, Shimmer (Sydney)

Book Launch (Sydney): Deborah Bird Rose, Shimmer: Flying Fox Exuberance in Worlds of Peril Wednesday, 7 December 20225:45 pm – 6:45 pm AEDTThe University of SydneyRD Watt Building, Science Rd, Camperdown, NSW 2006 -- ‘Living with flying-foxes, I came to understand, takes us straight to the heart of...

CFP: Ecological Shakespeare in Performance (Townsville, 28 April 2023)

Ecological Shakespeare in PerformanceFriday 28 April 2023James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland Keynote Speaker: Professor Gretchen Minton – Montana State University, 2023 Fulbright Scholar This one-day event will include a keynote presentation, interdisciplinary guest speakers, papers, workshop time and a short performance. Registration is free and includes lunch and...

Visualising the Reef (Online, 17 Nov 2022)

In the first Blue Humanities seminar series event, Professor Gay Hawkins will explore how television mediated the coral reef spawning. "Visualising the Reef: Creating a sense of planet through natural history television on the ABC"Professor Gay Hawkins In December 2020 the ABC ran a themed season of...

CFP: International Multispecies Methods Research Symposium (online, May 2023)

International Multispecies Methods Research Symposium: Intuitive Interspecies Communication (2023) invites submissions for papers, presentations, posters and artistic works. Hosted online at University of Saskatchewan, May 8-12, 2023. The 4-day transdisciplinary symposium is for researchers, animal communicators and animal care providers who are, or may be, interested in...

Armidale Food School, 12 November 2022

Armidale Food SchoolBlack Gully Festival, Armidale, NSW12 November 2022 What is Armidale Food School?Paradoxically it has nothing to do with cooking or growing food! As the climate crisis deepens, one main solution we have ready-to-hand is the widespread and holistic transformation of the agri-food system. While this...

Breathing Aesthetics – Hybrid Seminar at Monash

This talk previews the monograph Breathing Aesthetics, in which Jean-Thomas Tremblay argues that difficult breathing indexes the uneven distribution of risk in a contemporary era marked by the increasing contamination, weaponization, and monetization of air. Tremblay shows how biopolitical and necropolitical forces tied to the...