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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 9 The scenery scrolls past iconic land markers, animals and scenery. Figure 9 . The scenery scrolls past iconic land markers, animals and scenery. More
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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 10 Past Elliot Lake at a mineshaft with a blinking radiation symbol. Figure 10 . Past Elliot Lake at a mineshaft with a blinking radiation symbol. More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 226–240.
Published: 01 May 2018
... destined to burn in cycles as they have done for millennia. Despite sitting in the danger zone, the city struggles to come to terms with the fiery nature of this deep past and its contemporary consequences. Instead, attention is centered on the affective moment of large-scale bushfire and its aftermath...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 May 2014
... graphs of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change organize time in a way aligned with Giorgio Agamben's concept of messianic time. Like Agamben's messianic time, the figures of the IPCC depict a disjointed present. Every figure is either a reconstruction of past climate or a projection of future...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 7–21.
Published: 01 May 2012
... logic (and its concomitant logistics) cannot cleave to a view of beings that is reductionist in any sense. Thus the potential for using Deleuze and Guattari to exit modernity is limited. What is required is a deconstruction of existing (agri)cultures and logics, rather than an attempt to push past them...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and processes. Canada's North, we argue, is a site where differing cosmologies variously collide, intertwine, operate in parallel, or speak past each other in ways that often marginalize Inuit and other indigenous ways of knowing and being. Inheriting waste is more than just a relay of potentially...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 213–225.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Franklin Ginn; Michelle Bastian; David Farrier; Jeremy Kidwell Abstract The fractured timespace of the Anthropocene brings distant pasts and futures into the present. Thinking about deep time is challenging: deep time is strange and warps our sense of belonging and our relationships to Earth forces...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 129–147.
Published: 01 May 2013
... nomenclature is called for to reflect our transition out of the Holocene (our epoch's current formal name). I argue, however, that the pitch for the Anthropocene goes well beyond this rationale. The Anthropocene has morphed into a discourse that is organizing the perception of a world picture (past, present...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 133–150.
Published: 01 May 2016
... community, where the intractable realities of human and more than human settler colonial relations are played out on a daily basis. We also try to do this rethinking collectively, in the presence of other animals with whom our inherited pasts, our mundane everyday presents and our uncertain futures are...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 77–100.
Published: 01 May 2014
... overlapping crises of the economy, the environment and the collective self-image in Iceland have fostered critical representations of the past, present and future of the relationship between humans and the environment. Thus utilitarian environmental policies and shallow ecology is treated critically in...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 4 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2014
... diachronic and synchronous time in which intergenerational responsibilities are realised. The haunted time of Oswald's poem thus represents a passage to the difficult intimacy of rethinking the relationship between past, present, and future actions and effects. Copyright: © Farrier 2014 2014 This is an...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 117–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
... in and beyond historical scholarship has obscured nuanced, sometimes radical visions of the natural world. Instead of an ironic, deconstructed notion of a troubling wilderness, I suggest another heuristic, the ecology of freedom, which highlights past contingency and hope, and can furthermore help...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and racial stereotypes into the domain of animals and limited the scope of the scientific imagination. DNA test kits enabled us to determine that the frogs used in our study were not carrying the pathogenic chytrid fungus. Getting past stigma attached to particular species and locales, we found that...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 77–94.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Thom van Dooren; Deborah Bird Rose Abstract This article is an effort to dwell with the kinds of writing and thinking practices that we have been developing in our research, especially over the past seven years. This is an approach grounded in an attentiveness to the evolving ways of life (or ēthea...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 187–212.
Published: 01 May 2018
... territories that have been, and are being, transformed under the weighty history of contamination and that are lived in and lived with by generations of beings (human and otherwise), we call in our concluding remarks for an enhanced pedagogy of care born of our inherited pasts and of engagement, interest, and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 150–170.
Published: 01 May 2018
... discursively and plastically, predicated on assumptions about natural appearance and behavior that may not reflect evidence from historical records. Animated by what I call techniques of contiguity, reconstructions play a persuasive role in expressing and shaping human perceptions and imaginings of past...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 May 2018
... to invasive species, I reframe the migration and settlement of nonhuman beings as diasporas. Doing so illuminates the political complexities of loss and change in Chilean Tierra del Fuego, where I have been conducting fieldwork for the past five years. Integrating approaches from political ecology...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 181–203.
Published: 01 November 2017
... temporalities of the global environment. We suggest that ice core discourses have constituted and advanced specific textures and sensibilities of time in relation to Earth’s past, the history of humans as both species and civilization, and certain apocalyptic and determined futures. While the evidence from ice...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 194–215.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., interviews with activists, and sustained attention to the human and nonhuman entities that make up the area, the essay argues that the intimacy with past contestations of labor toxicity is key in the production of the Ex-SNIA as a commons. What has been emerging in Rome, is a cosmopolitical commons that...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 307–311.
Published: 01 May 2014
... memory, something that is associated with the continuity between past and present. History is a discipline that is often associated with revelations about the differences between past and present; it considers change over time, looking at similarities while marking distinct differences. Memory, in...