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Environmental Humanities (2014) 4 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2014
... capacity to generate geologic material (in the form of body stones), engages with the possibility of “geologic intimacy.” From here, the article reads Memorial, Oswald's recent translation of the Iliad pared down to snapshot biographies of the soldiers killed in the Trojan wars interleaved with a series of...
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Environmental Humanities (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 (2016) 8 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 May 2016
... also explores the broader theoretical context of multispecies studies, asking what is at stake—epistemologically, politically, ethically—in learning to be attentive to diverse ways of life. Are all lively entities biological, or might a tornado, a stone, or a volcano be amenable to similar forms of...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (1): 40–59.
Published: 01 May 2017
... .” Discovering Stone 10 , no. 20 ( 2011 ): 24 – 29 . van Dooren Thom . “ The Unwelcome Crows: Hospitality in the Anthropocene .” Angelaki 21 , no. 2 ( 2016 ): 193 – 212 . Wang Hua , Wright Tim J. , Yu Yongping , Jiang Lilong , Li Changhui , and Qui...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 113–131.
Published: 01 May 2020
... “threw a hot stone into the sea to stop it coming up any further.” 27 Yet another version of this story, collected directly by linguist Robert Dixon from indigenous informants in the 1970s, explains the sea level rose across the coast because Gunya (Goonyah) had speared a forbidden fish; the...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (2): 149–171.
Published: 01 November 2016
... about the asocial nature of stone run deep in the humanities and social sciences. Dominant strands of European social thought developed in France, England, and Germany—during periods when those areas experienced relative geologic quiescence. 11 When the earth really did move, it indeed shook up what...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (2): 349–369.
Published: 01 November 2018
... translations of this and other important environmentally relevant indigenous words. References Agrawal Arun . “ Dismantling the Divide between Indigenous and Scientific Knowledge .” Development and Change 26 , no. 3 ( 1995 ): 413 – 39 . Äikäs Tiina . “ Archaeology of Sieidi Stones...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 257–272.
Published: 01 May 2018
... provocation of such temporal disparities leads Jeffrey Jerome Cohen to write of the inhumanity of the geologic, remarking that that the love of stone “is often unrequited” in the face of deep time’s “vast duration, slow movement, and inhuman scale.” 3 Our life stories seemingly move out of step with the...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2018
... stones, or not. If the trees do bring the blocks back above ground, it may take the duration of their maturation—oak trees can mature over a period of six hundred years. This image of a slow return, a symbolic marker of deep time, placed by human hands, returning to presence, echoes rather appropriately...
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Environmental Humanities (2013) 3 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 May 2013
... kinship amongst those she called earth others. We tend to think of kinfolk as organic beings, but Val was open even to thinking about kinship with stones and other inorganic ‘beings.’ 25 Anthropologists have been vigorously rethinking animism, and are offering analysis that engages with...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 245–263.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Ann Laura . Along the Archival Grain: Epistemic Anxieties and Colonial Common Sense . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2009 . Stone Christopher D. Should Trees Have Standing? Law, Morality, and the Environment . 3rd ed. New York : Oxford University Press , 2010...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (1): 174–179.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... Coffees defend themselves with contraceptives. In the beans, in the Mesozoic algae in the disposable cup. A stone rolled in front of a cave makes a mediocre lock. A crocodile in a moat is more difficult to pick. Locksmiths don’t call these locks any more than they would a chair wedged against a...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (1): 216–238.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... Alaimo, “Trans-corporeal Feminisms,” 239. References Act on Instinct . Elin Magnusson, video installation, 16:13 min. Sweden, 2013 . www.elinmagnusson.com/act-on-instinct/ . Advocate.com editors . “ Transgender Pioneer and Stone Butch Blues Author Leslie Feinberg Has Died...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 338–342.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... 1 ). The irregular movements of these dials are accompanied by sound recordings and light projections. Seven different choreographies installed in the software of the system perform a posthuman dance in strange rhythms with the waves splashing onto the ancient stones beyond Haydarpasha’s elegant...
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Environmental Humanities (2017) 9 (1): 149–166.
Published: 01 May 2017
... meets the eye. Yet this lessness means that we can never grasp beings as such” (“Guest Column,” 277; emphasis added). 31. Bersani and Phillips, Intimacies , 122, 113. 32. Importantly, to be indifferent is not to be inert. Even those critics invested in the vibrancy of stone acknowledge its...
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Environmental Humanities (2015) 6 (1): 131–157.
Published: 01 May 2015
... interpretive center, unlocking my gaze from the mountains long enough to notice an object in my path: a three-and-a-half-foot tall conglomerate stone holding the California Registered Historical Landmark plaque (see Figure 2 ). If we haven't yet let ourselves think the phrase “concentration camp,” there it is...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 7 (1): 227–232.
Published: 01 May 2016
...). 6 John Asafu-Adjaye, Linus Blomqvist, Stewart Brand, Barry Brook, Ruth de Fries, Erle Ellis, Christopher Foreman, David Keith, Martin Lewis, Mark Lynas, Ted Nordhaus, Roger Pielke Jr., Rachel Pritzker, Joyashree Roy, Mark Sagoff, Michael Shellenberger, Robert Stone, and Peter Teague, “An...
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Environmental Humanities (2019) 11 (1): 137–151.
Published: 01 May 2019
... attempts, over the centuries, to mine this particular deposit. Many of the traces were small, difficult to spot in the vast landscape: an oddly shaped hole; a quarry full of angular, iridescent stones; a small artificial cave, roughly carved, dripping with water. Specific marks encoded the shifting scales...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 179–185.
Published: 01 May 2020
... design, from premodern practices to industrial craft, from the Japanese kintsugi tradition of gold ceramics repair to the Roman architectural tradition of spoila involving the repurposing of building stone. In response to the limitations of mainstream commercial design culture, feminist scholars are...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (2): 172–195.
Published: 01 November 2016
... with “three large pieces (for four drummers),” derived from traditional Iñupiaq and Gwich’in dance music. 32 “The Drums of Winter,” “Deep and Different Thunder,” and “Drums of Fire, Drums of Stone” shake the ground in pounding waves of complex, overriding, and colliding rhythms. 33 Surging...