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Planning and Geography

Critical Ecologies: Theory, Culture and the Environment

Convenors and Plenary Speakers list enclosed
Friday 24th May 2013 - 9:00am
Room 3.19, Graduate Centre, Union Bldg.

To attend the conference, please email us at criticalecologies@cardiff.ac.uk or TynanA@cf.ac.uk

Funded by the University Graduate College

Convenors: Tom Harman, Hannah Pitt, Aidan Tynan

Location Room 3.19, The Graduate Centre, Union Building, Cardiff University.

Date Friday May 24th, 2013.

Critical Ecologies is a one day interdisciplinary conference dealing with the critical intersection of culture and the natural environment from the perspectives of the humanities and social sciences. The event is open to both staff and students, attendance is free, and refreshments will be provided.

To attend the conference, please email us at criticalecologies@cardiff.ac.uk or TynanA@cf.ac.uk

Plenary Speakers

Prof. Robin Attfield (Cardiff University, Philosophy)

'Ethics, Climate Change and Culture'

Dr. Adeline Johns Putra (University of Surrey, English Literature)

‘Reading Ecologically: A New Materialist Vision of Literary Studies’

Dr. Jon Anderson (Cardiff University, Geography and Planning)

‘Critical Ecologies as Trajectory: Environmentalism where we are in the 21st Century’