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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., and accountabilities. This introduction to the special issue offers an overview of the emerging field of multispecies studies. Unsettling given notions of species, it explores a broad terrain of possible modes of classifying, categorizing, and paying attention to the diverse ways of life that...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 57–76.
Published: 01 May 2016
... growing interest in restoring components of the microbiome. This article explores some of the implications of these developments for multispecies studies through a focus on helminth therapy—the selective reintroduction of parasitic worms as “gut buddies” to tackle autoimmune disease. It first traces the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Hugo Reinert Abstract Can a stone be a critter? Placing multispecies studies in conversation with the geological turn, this article examines the place of a particular sacrifice stone in the ambit of a coastal mining development in northern Norway. The argument develops a reading of resource...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 359–377.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Olson, “Ecobiopolitics of Space Biomedicine.” See also Roosth, “Life, Not Itself.” 11. I use “multi-species” when discussing the historical object of analysis, and “multispecies” (no hyphen) to refer to the field of multispecies studies. See Kirksey and Helmreich, “Emergence of Multispecies...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2018
... within a multispecies grid that gestures toward understanding animal endangerment as a problem not on the level of species but rather within a diverse multispecies assemblage that, crucially, includes humans. Although the eponymous Bear 71 dies, the narrative refuses closure because her daughter and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 40–62.
Published: 01 May 2018
... yeast terroir fermentation studies multispecies studies Tiny microorganisms are huge figures in future foodscapes. In Isaac Asimov’s classic Foundation and Empire series, the central planet Trantor was sustained on giant underground vats of yeast and algae tended by robot labor...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 20–39.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., histories, and kin relations, studies in “multispecies ethnography” have thus worked to disrupt the presumed centrality of human ideology and will to history. 5 “Human nature,” as Anna Tsing writes, “is an interspecies relationship.” And it is therefore a perpetually shifting one: we are a species...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., see Kirksey and Helmreich, “Emergence of Multispecies Ethnography”; Ogden, Hall, and Tanita, “Animals, Plants, People, and Things”; and Van Dooren, Kirksey, and Münster, “Multispecies Studies.” Susanna Lidström and colleagues argue that “invasive narratives” efface socioecological complexity in ways...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 141–154.
Published: 01 May 2012
... disturbance history with feminist multispecies company. Cereals domesticate humans. Plantations give us the subspecies we call race. The home cordons off inter- and intra-species love. But mushroom collecting brings us somewhere else—to the unruly edges and seams of imperial space, where we cannot ignore the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 129–149.
Published: 01 May 2018
... experience, including bats and the white-nose syndrome with which they are afflicted today. Such an affirmation of heterogeneity as a condition of creativity holds the greatest promise for multispecies ethics today, I propose, when it is joined to an affirmation of incompatibilities within and between things...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 84–107.
Published: 01 May 2017
... frequently drawn between human and other-than-human semiosis, it is possible to develop subtler accounts of the semiotic improvisations that emerge in uniquely configured multispecies communities such as the sanctuary. Copyright © 2017 Jean M. Langford 2017 This is an open access article distributed...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 133–150.
Published: 01 May 2016
... inextricably enmeshed. What comes of all this thinking is a common account of mutual multispecies vulnerabilities and of collective agencies that recasts the dominant tales of a singular Anthropocene and the conventional human-centred inheritances of a rural Australian place. Copyright: © Instone and Taylor...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 230–254.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Wilson’s desire for “sustained attention [to] the nature of attacking, sadistic impulses, and the difficulties of how to live (and politick) with them” and Scott Gilbert, Jan Sapp, and Alfred Tauber’s call for “intermingled symbiont relationships.” The multispecies power structures playing out in Dying for...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 118–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... multispecies studies In June 2007, Hansa, a six-and-a-half-year-old Asian elephant calf and the first born in captivity at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, died of a new strain of elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus (EEHV). Halfway around the world, Arun Zachariah, a wildlife veterinarian working...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 101–107.
Published: 01 May 2019
... vulnerability. With toxic pollutants as a rising threat, important questions about environmental justice, gender, and the sexual politics of environmental movements issue an urgent challenge to intersectional gender and science studies; to anticolonial, queer, and trans theory; as well as to environmental...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 501–527.
Published: 01 November 2018
... attention to feminism’s colonial inheritances. 8 In light of this commitment to both inclusive and careful feminist composting, we are tempted to parse Sedgwick’s invocation of a “permeable we,” invoked above, as both kin to Haraway’s always-multispecies self, but also as a resistance to political...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 108–136.
Published: 01 May 2019
... analysis is developed within the framework of a wider queerfeminist, cultural, and philosophical study of cancer, prompted by my life partner’s cancer death some years ago. My critically affirmative approach is situated in a personal relation to cancerous embodiment framed by my process of mourning her. To...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 May 2016
... article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). multispecies ethnography ontology science and technology studies queer theory pregnancy testing animal experimentation extinction art On the morning of August 29, 2012, we conducted a pregnancy test at...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 194–215.
Published: 01 May 2019
... studies and histories of industrial hazards, the author examines how memories of toxic labor, environmental transformation, and workers’ resistance have been reactivated in the ongoing project of reclaiming the Ex-SNIA and keeping it off-limits from urban speculation. Drawing on archival research...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 216–238.
Published: 01 May 2019
... matters for transgender studies because of how we map (and are mapped) along boundaries of inside and out, natural and unnatural. —Oliver Bendorf, Transgender Studies Quarterly 1, nos.1–2 (2014) Nature held me close and seemed to find no fault with me. —Leslie Feinberg, Stone Butch Blues...