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Anthropocene necropolitics

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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 May 2019
... based on postcolonial scholar Achille Mbembe’s notion of necropolitics and cultural critic Lauren Berlant’s notion of slow death, developing Foucauldian understandings of biopower. Liver cancer and breast cancer serve as cases showing the operations of an Anthropocene necropolitics, that is, its modes...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of the individual self. Nina Lykke’s “Anthropocene necropolitics,” for instance, shifts from an individual “‘I,’ waging ‘war’ on cancer to a ‘we,’ based on a planetwide kinship of vulnerable bodies.” Much of the scientific, scholarly, and activist thinking about toxic bodies has thus far operated...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 101–107.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., and medical humanities in the Scandinavian context, who advocates a renewed attention to Anthropocenenecropolitics” 9 amidst global cancer epidemics. In her piece “Making Live and Letting Die: Cancerous Bodies between Anthropocene Necropolitics and Chthulucene Kinship,” Lykke seeks to reorient...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
... climate change, toxic and indestructible wastes, and unknown human and environmental impacts. Concern with naming our current ‘Anthropocene’ epoch is, among other things, a bid to formally acknowledge the association between neoliberal governance, Western scientific modes of knowing, and our ecological...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 86–106.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., Terrorist Assemblages , xii. 6. Asad, On Suicide Bombing ; Butler, Frames of War ; Butler, Precarious Life ; Enloe, Maneuvers ; Gregory, “In Another Time-Zone”; Jabri, War ; Mbembe, “Necropolitics”; Puar, Terrorist Assemblages ; Stoler, Duress ; Wilcox, Bodies of Violence . 7. Proctor...