CFP: Unexpected Encounters with Deep Time

Posted by on Oct 2, 2015
CFP: Unexpected Encounters with Deep Time

Call for Papers: Unexpected Encounters with Deep Time: Enchantment Thursday, 26th November 2015 Andrew Grant Lecture Theatre, Evolution House, West Port, Edinburgh College of Art Organised by the Edinburgh Environmental Humanities Network Earlier this year the discovery of homo naledi propelled enchantment into a framework of deep time. The speculation is that early human ancestors, perhaps from as […]

Screening of INTO ETERNITY at 14 Pews

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014
Screening of INTO ETERNITY at 14 Pews

CENHS postdoc Matthew Schneider-Mayerson will introduce and discuss Michael Madsen’s Into Eternity on at 14 Pews theater on Friday, October 17th at 7pm. Madsen’s film has been a recently frequent topic of discussion in the environmental humanities, and CENHS’s previous visiting fellow Professor Karen Pinkus discussed the film in a talk at Rice last year. Learn […]

Deep Time @ the National Academy of Sciences, Aug. 28 – Jan. 15

Posted by on Aug 23, 2014
Deep Time @ the National Academy of Sciences, Aug. 28 – Jan. 15

The Cultural Programs division of the National Academy of Sciences will open the exhibition “Imagining Deep Time” on August 28th. The exhibition reflects current academic and public conversations about the significance of time scale to our thinking about the nature/culture relation. In recent critical, anthropological, and historical work on climate change and the concept of […]