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Tid og sted: 22. juni 2021 16:0017:30, Zoom

How can notions of queerness help us better understand the environment and what we stand to lose in the climate crisis?


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Tid og sted: 18. mai 2021 15:0016:30, Zoom

How can we feminist new materialist theory help us understand our entanglement with nature, climate and its changes?

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Tid og sted: 18. des. 2020 16:0017:30, Zoom

What's so funny about climate change?

a trilobite fossil
Tid og sted: 23. nov. 2020 16:0017:30, Online

"The past is like a foreign country" L.P. Hartley wrote, but the deep past is like an alien world. How can we relate to deep time? And what does walking have to do with it?

tree tops carefully not touching
Tid og sted: 20. okt. 2020 14:0015:30, Online

Why is it that the fate of individual trees often elicits strong emotional responses from people? And what role does personal, cultural or national identity play in this dynamic?

book cover for Heather Houser's Infowhelm
Tid og sted: 28. sep. 2020 15:0016:30, Zoom

How does information - data - feature in art and media on climate change? We are reading Heather Houser's Infowhelm to find out. 

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Tid og sted: 23. juni 2020 16:0017:30, Blindern lawn

Ecotopia is a 1975 cult novel by Ernest Callenbach. Does it still hold revolutionary potential today?

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Tid og sted: 25. mai 2020 14:0015:30, Zoom

This month we are reading excerpts from Martin Lee Mueller's Being Salmon Being Human, and asking ourselves how to make anthropomorphising narrativization work as a knowledge practice. 

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Tid og sted: 22. apr. 2020 15:0016:00, Webinar in Zoom

What are the ethical and political issues at work in the study of meat and dairy production? How can we be ethical witnesses to industrial-scale animal suffering?

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Tid og sted: 26. mars 2020 16:0018:30, T.b.a.

This session we are exploring Marx's concept of metabolic rift, as well as the division of labour and how it plays into the work we do as environmental humanities scholars. 

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Tid og sted: 17. feb. 2020 17:0018:30, P.A. Munch Hus 489

Join our February meeting on the topic of the Blue Humanities, or the study of the history and cultural imaginary of the ocean. 

Garden, Plants, Flowers, Greenhouse
Tid og sted: 16. jan. 2020 16:0017:30, Room 489, P. A. Munchs hus, Blindern

What values are espoused in the philosophy of New Agrarianism, and how does the concrete practice of permaculture fit into the picture?

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Tid: 11. des. 2019

What can we learn from octopuses?

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Tid: 24. nov. 2019

How do we make sense of our environment through our ears? What are soundscapes and how can we study them?

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Tid: 24. okt. 2019

How spooky is the environment? And why?