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Facing the Anthropocene Webinar: Kate Rigby

February 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Headshot of Kate Rigby against blue, green, and white background

Headshot of Kate Rigby against blue, green, and white backgroundIn 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.

Kate Rigby is Professor of Environmental Humanities at Bath Spa University and Adjunct Professor of Literary Studies at Monash University. Her research lies at the intersection of environmental literary, historical and religious studies, and her books include Topographies of the Sacred: The Poetics of Place in European Romanticism (2004), Dancing with Disaster: Environmental Histories, Narratives and Ethics for Perilous Times (2015), and Reclaiming Romanticism: Towards an Ecopoetics of Decolonization (2020). She was founding co-editor of the journal Philosophy Activism Nature, the founding President of the Association for the Study of Literature, Environment and Culture (Australia-New Zealand) and the founding Director of the Australia-Pacific Forum on Religion and Ecology.

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Website:
https://kenan.ethics.duke.edu/facing-the-anthropocene/webinar-series/

Venue

ONLINE
NC

Organizer

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