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Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9:30am to 4:00pm
A.D. White House, First Floor 121 President's Drive
An exploration of the Society for the Humanities 2019-2020 focal theme of Energy
Friday, October 18
2:30 p.m. · Welcome Lecture: The Humanist’s Guide to a Genuine Sustainability
Caroline Levine, David and Kathleen Ryan Professor of Humanities, English, Cornell University
4:00 p.m. · Keynote 1: Toward a Marxian Energetics
Benjamin Kunkel, Writer, Co-Founder of n+1
Saturday, October 19
9:30 a.m. · Panel 1: Nuclear Energy and Ruination
1:00 p.m. · Keynote 2: Eight Principles for a Critical Theory of Energy
Imre Szeman, University Research Chair and Professor of Communication Arts, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
3:00 p.m. · Panel 2: Animal Energy