Adrian Ivakhiv and John Hartigan on the multispecies Anthropocene

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014
Adrian Ivakhiv and John Hartigan on the multispecies Anthropocene

Inspired by the sudden burst of work on the Anthropocene presented at the American Anthropological Association meeting, John Hartigan and Adrian Ivakhiv discuss a possible multispecies interpretation of the ‘Anthropocene’ in posts here and here.  

The Ethics of Conferences in the Age of Climate Change

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014
The Ethics of Conferences in the Age of Climate Change

A nice article with a ridiculous title appeared in Saturday’s New York Times on the efforts of Lauri Zoloth, president of the American Academy of Religion, to create a “sabbatical year” from the AAR’s annual conference as a way of decreasing its carbon emissions: “We could choose to not meet at a huge annual meeting in which we take […]