Environmental Humanities Book Chat 20 novembre 2013
Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor. In the inaugural edition of the Environmental Humanities Book Chat, Stefania Barca (Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal) and Greg Garrard (University of British Columbia, Okanagan) discuss Rob Nixon’s Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor.
Greg Garrard is a member of the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at the University of British Columbia Okanagan, Canada. He is the author of Ecocriticism, the first general survey of the field which has recently been re-issued (London: Routledge, 2011), and the editor of Teaching Ecocriticism and Green Cultural Studies (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2011). He is a past chair of ASLE-UKI and general editor of the journal Green Letters.
Hannes Bergthaller is associate professor at National Chung-Hsing University in Taichung, Taiwan. He is the author of Populäre Ökologie: Zu Literatur und Geschichte der modernen Umweltbewegung in den USA (Frankfurt a. M.: Peter Lang, 2007) and co-editor of Addressing Modernity: Social Systems Theory and US Cultures (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2011; with Carsten Schinko). He currently serves as president of EASLCE and is the book review editor of the journal Ecozon@.
Voir la vidéo ici : http://eseh.org/eh-book-chat-on-rob-nixons-slow-violence/