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2017-18 Environmental Humanities Lecture Series presents "Skilling Up for the Anthropocene"

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:30pm

McGraw Hall, 165
740-750 University Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

Stephanie LeMenager is Barbara and Carlisle Moore Professor of English and Professor of Environmental Studies at the University of Oregon. Her publications include the books Living Oil: Petroleum Culture in the American Century (2014), Manifest and Other Destinies (2005), and Environmental Criticism for the Twenty-First Century (2011). Her co-edited collection Teaching Climate Change in the Humanities addresses climate change pedagogy and her forthcoming Bloomsbury four-volume collection, Literature and Environment, offers a history of the interdisciplinary field of the environmental humanities through the one hundred most influential published articles in the field. LeMenager’s work has been featured in The New York Times, Time magazine, Climate Wire, and on CBC radio and NPR.

This lecture is part of the 2017-18 Environmental Humanities Lecture Series organized by Anindita Banerjee of Comparative Literature and George Hutchinson of English and the Knight Institute. The series is sponsored by the Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, the College of Arts and Sciences, the Society for the Humanities, the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, the departments of English, Comparative Literature, and Science and Technology Studies, and the American Studies Program.

Event Type

Lecture

Departments

English, Comparative Literature, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, College of Arts & Sciences, Science and Technology Studies, Society for the Humanities, American Studies Program, Sustainability

Tags

complit, cocashum, cashum, engdep, climate change

Hashtag

#sustainability

Contact E-Mail

ab425@cornell.edu and gbh33@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Professors Anindita Banerjee and George Hutchinson

Contact Phone

607-255-4155

Speaker

Professor Stephanie LeMenager

Speaker Affiliation

University of Oregon

Open To

the public

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