CFP: Energy Policy Special Issue

Posted on Jun 21, 2016
CFP: Energy Policy Special Issue

Call for Papers: Energy Policy Special Issue – “Exploring the Energy Justice Nexus”Guest editors: Darren McCauley, Kirsten E H Jenkins, Alister FormanEnergy is moving up the global political agenda, with poverty, climate change and energy security bringing a new awareness of the links between energy and social justice. Indeed, the resultant material and social transformations taking place within our […]

CFP: Historical Materialism Annual Conference, November 10-13, 2016

Posted on May 4, 2016
CFP: Historical Materialism Annual Conference, November 10-13, 2016

HISTORICAL MATERIALISM 2016 ANNUAL CONFERENCE London, 10-13 November 2016 CALLS FOR PAPERS Deadline for submission of abstracts: 1 June 2016 All queries: historicalmaterialism@soas.ac.uk Please find below the following CFPs Annual Conference General: Limits, Barriers and Borders One-Day Themed Conference: The Limits to Capital and the Limits to Nature Stream: Marxist-Feminist stream: Environment, Nature and Technologies Stream: […]

CFP: Resources and Economies of Knowledge in the Anthropocene, September 12-13, 2016

Posted on Apr 6, 2016
CFP: Resources and Economies of Knowledge in the Anthropocene, September 12-13, 2016

Workshop: Resources and Economies of Knowledge in the Anthropocene September 12–13, 2016, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin Call for Papers Organic and inorganic resources have provided and continue to provide the foundations for the development of human societies. Yet the processes and mechanisms through which knowledge about their use and exploitation […]

CENHS Cultures of Energy 5, April 21-23, 2016: Schedule and Abstracts

Posted on Mar 23, 2016
CENHS Cultures of Energy 5, April 21-23, 2016: Schedule and Abstracts

  CENHS is proud to present the 5th annual Cultures of Energy spring symposium to be hosted at Rice University April 21-23, 2016! Please also take a moment to visit CENHS’s 2016 FotoFest art installation (“Another Storm is Coming”/“Dear Climate”) Day One: April 21, 2016 (Location: Founder’s Room, Lovett Hall, #48 on the Campus Map) […]

CFP: Powering the Future: Energy Resource in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Posted on Feb 26, 2016
CFP: Powering the Future: Energy Resource in Science Fiction and Fantasy

The recent rise of the interdisciplinary subfield of “Energy Humanities” as a prominent critical endeavor has seen an efflorescence of academic and cultural production from around the world focusing on the crucial topic of energy resources. A major spur for this work is, of course, the pervasive anxiety of late environmentalism in the face of […]

America, Energy, and War: Toby C. Jones at Rice University, March 29, 2016

Posted on Feb 24, 2016
America, Energy, and War: Toby C. Jones at Rice University, March 29, 2016

Ervin Frederick Kalb Lecture in History: America, Energy, and War Toby C. Jones Tuesday, March 29, 2016 7:00 PM  to 9:00 PM Farnsworth  RMC/Ley Student Center Rice University 6100 Main St Houston, Texas, USA Over the late 20th and early 21st centuries, the United States waged what should reasonably be argued was a long war in […]

CFP: Climate Change: View from the Humanities

Posted on Feb 24, 2016
CFP: Climate Change: View from the Humanities

Climate Change: Views from the Humanities We welcome papers dealing with climate change from all fields of the humanities, as well as the social sciences. As our goal is to encourage the cross pollination of ideas across a broad range of disciplines on what may well be the most important issue of this century, we are […]

Energy Ethics: Fragile Lives & Imagined Futures, St. Andrews, March 17-18

Posted on Feb 24, 2016
Energy Ethics: Fragile Lives & Imagined Futures, St. Andrews, March 17-18

An invitation to an Energy Ethics conference at St Andrews! Energy Ethics: Fragile Lives and Imagined Futures is a multi-panel, two day conference at St Andrews on March 17-18, 2016. There will be two distinguished keynote speakers: Benjamin Sovacool, Professor of Energy Policy at the University of Sussex, and Professor of Business and Social Sciences […]

Stephanie LeMenager, “Thinking with Oil and Water,” 2/4

Posted on Jan 19, 2016
Stephanie LeMenager, “Thinking with Oil and Water,” 2/4

CENHS is proud to present “Thinking With Oil and Water,” a lecture by Professor Stephanie LeMenager. Among other work, Prof. LeMenager is the author of Living Oil: Petroleum Culture and the American Century. Learn more about her work here. Oil and water continue to fashion a productive opposition through which to imagine the value of the Humanities’ contributions to imaginative […]