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Facing the Anthropocene Webinar: Joyce Chaplin

March 18, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Headshot of Joyce Chaplin against blue, green, and white background

In the Facing the Anthropocene series, Norman Wirzba interviews leading scholars in political economy, history, anthropology, theology, philosophy, environmental humanities, and law, in order to examine the conditions under which a hopeful future might be imagined.

Joyce Chaplin (BA, Northwestern; MA, PhD Johns Hopkins) is the James Duncan Phillips Professor of Early American History at Harvard University. A former Fulbright Scholar and Guggenheim Fellow, her work has focused on the histories of science, the environment, and climate. Her books include The New Worlds of Thomas Robert Malthus: Rereading the Principle of PopulationRound About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit, and The First Scientific American: Benjamin Franklin and the Pursuit of Genius

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Date:
March 18, 2021
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Website:
https://kenan.ethics.duke.edu/facing-the-anthropocene/

Venue

ONLINE

Organizer

Facing the Anthropocene Project
Website:
https://kenan.ethics.duke.edu/programs/facing-the-anthropocene/