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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 201–223.
Published: 01 May 2021
... arts and humanities into the Long-Term Ecological Research Project at the Virginia Coast Reserve. The CFC organizes collaborative inquiry and public engagement around several kinds of listening, from field recordings and designed listening stations as practices of attentiveness to scientific data by...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (2): 427–460.
Published: 01 November 2019
... in heritage studies, eco-religious studies, and environmental science, this provided the foundation for the interdisciplinary MAEH and associated doctoral program, both of which include opportunities for creative practice-based research. EH graduate teaching and research is currently also under...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (2): 245–250.
Published: 01 November 2016
... : Polity , 2013 . White Lynn Jr. “ St. Francis and the Ecologic Backlash .” Horizon 9 , no. 3 ( 1967 ): 42 – 47 . In addition to his rereading of sacred texts, the pope pays particular attention to spiritual practice, suggesting a number of ways in which personal transformation can...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (1): 152–173.
Published: 01 May 2019
...). asbestos toxicity hapticity visibility practice research Airborne asbestos is a toxic atmospheric threat that is imperceptible to the naked eye and to optical microscopes. It is the combination of the perceptual elusiveness of asbestos with its ability to enter and alter bodies that makes it...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 88–112.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Quarterly special issue “Recipes for Ecological Revolts” ( Fournier, “Sustainable Secrets” ). Another example of concurrent conversations around microbes and material digestive practices in the context of contemporary feminist research and practice includes experimental feminist work on multispecies...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (2): 418–432.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Antarctica, I will compare the paramilitary practicalities of Antarctic research station and field camp life with the visions of the Antarctic as a place of sublime wild nature, violent death, and climate disaster. Using three signature events in Antarctic field training—predeparture, orientation, and...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (1): 24–36.
Published: 01 May 2016
... research focused on what sheep eat, how much they eat—how, in other words, they convert grass into meat. 27 This focus, as Rowell notes, worked to confirm the idea that sheep are stupid. But we also have Haraway, and the cosmoecology we want to map is a practical science of the ordinary, of the mundane...
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Environmental Humanities (2013) 2 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Michael Adams Abstract Hunting is a controversial activity in Australia, and much debated in international research. Positions range from ‘the first hunters were the first humans’ to the ‘meat is murder’ argument. There is, however, very little research on non-Indigenous hunting in Australia...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 388–405.
Published: 01 May 2020
... concern, they can also feed into the creation of ritual practices of penitential mourning in ways that enable a collective grieving process poised to activate an ecosocial transformation. The authors consider the implications of grief and mourning—and of not mourning—in what can be seen as not only a...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 113–135.
Published: 01 May 2021
... banding interlocutors). The article then presents the career and research of Margaret Morse Nice as an exemplar of the embodied practice of banding for the purposes of understanding bird behavior. Finally the article uses the example and heritage of Nice as well as banders and scientists like her to...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 267–284.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Anne Therese O’Brien Abstract The growing adoption of no-till cropping and other minimal-impact farming practices in recent decades signals a shift in how soil is understood and valued. Eschewing vigorous disturbance, standard in the West (and beyond) since the Neolithic Revolution, farmers instead...
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Environmental Humanities (2013) 2 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 May 2013
... gender equality and the environment? This paper introduces and investigates the notion of ‘ecomodern masculinity,’ through the assemblage of Schwarzenegger's gender identity, environmental politics, and image in Sweden. While there has been research on gender inequity in relation to environmental and...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 187–212.
Published: 01 May 2018
... there. We connect our irritations and speculations with the Anthropocene precisely as a way of summoning the multiple violences, many of them of planetary reach, that have to be denounced when situating our knowledge practices in Puchuncaví. Thinking about the ethico-political challenges of research in...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 66–92.
Published: 01 May 2021
... botanical garden’s curatorial practices silenced histories of colonial occupation, frontier violence, colonial agriculture, and slavery that had shaped the land on which it was built. Narratives that celebrated colonial histories were cultivated in monumental gardening. Throughout its existence...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (2): 324–350.
Published: 01 November 2019
... well as two more well-known works, Alan Sonfist’s Time Landscape and Agnes Denes’s Wheatfield—A Confrontation . These works share similar form, scale, and media but most significantly function as social practice artworks that enact multispecies performances. Drawing on notions of urban cosmopolitics...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (2): 349–369.
Published: 01 November 2018
... y Gasset once called an “ugly translation” 51 —another possible strategy of resistance—but our object has been similar. Accordingly, we have followed the example of indigenous researchers in a wide range of other contexts and sought to make the world of Sámi practices less legible, 52 a little...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 4 (1): 19–39.
Published: 01 May 2014
...? How did this particular landscape change to accommodate its accumulation? What trajectories flowed into the pond, and what hidden memories sat buried in its mass? Drawing on ethnographic and archival research, this paper weaves together juxtaposed scenes that form (some of) the backstory of this event...
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Environmental Humanities (2014) 5 (1): 261–276.
Published: 01 May 2014
... concerned with practices of environing: each studies the material and symbolic transformations by which “the environment” is configured as a space for human action. Three areas of research are singled out as offering promising models for cooperation between ecocriticism and environmental history: eco...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (2): 280–301.
Published: 01 November 2019
... transdisciplinary research project to investigate the cultural influences and impacts of ecosystem change in coastal environments around the Irish Sea. A collaboration between environmental humanities and ecological sciences, the project sought a materialist intervention in the conceptualization and practice of...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (2): 351–372.
Published: 01 November 2019
...María Elena García Abstract During ethnographic research on the biopolitics of culinary nationalism in Peru, I visited a guinea pig breeding farm north of Lima. Guinea pigs are considered “food animals” in the Andes. That encounter with pregnant guinea pigs—and with one guinea pig in particular who...