SESYNC Requests Proposals for Graduate Student Socio-Environmental Research

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017
SESYNC Requests Proposals for Graduate Student Socio-Environmental Research

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) in Annapolis, Maryland seeks proposals from highly qualified graduate students interested in conducting team-based socio-environmental synthesis research (i.e. “Graduate Pursuits”). Socio-environmental synthesis focuses on understanding connections between social and biophysical systems and emphasizes the importance of understanding them from a systems perspective. It is a process that brings together […]

CFP: Science Fiction Studies special issue on “Science Fiction and the Climate Crisis”

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017
CFP: Science Fiction Studies special issue on “Science Fiction and the Climate Crisis”

From the Science Fiction Studies facebook page: “Science Fiction Studies is planning a special issue on “Science Fiction and the Climate Crisis” that we see as part of an urgent and ongoing conversation with colleagues in the humanities, the social sciences, and the sciences. In the energy humanities and other interdisciplinary fields, the climate crisis unfolds […]

CFP: Postcards from the Anthropocene

Posted by on Dec 21, 2016
CFP: Postcards from the Anthropocene

POSTCARDS FROM THE ANTHROPOCENE: Unsettling the Geopolitics of Representation University of Edinburgh Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture 22—24 June 2017   Keynote speakers Etienne Turpin, Jussi Parikka, Mark Dorrian, Nigel Clark, Susan Schuppli [additional keynote to be confirmed]   Call for papers If the emergence of the Anthropocene implies an epistemological shift, how might this transform the way […]