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Facing the Anthropocene Webinar Series: Timothy Ingold

January 21, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Headshot of Timothy Ingold against blue, green and white background

Headshot of Timothy Ingold 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.

Tim Ingold is Professor Emeritus of Social Anthropology at the University of Aberdeen. He has carried out fieldwork among Saami and Finnish people in Lapland, and has written on environment, technology and social organisation in the circumpolar North, on animals in human society, and on human ecology and evolutionary theory. His more recent work explores environmental perception and skilled practice. Ingold’s current interests lie on the interface between anthropology, archaeology, art and architecture. His recent books include The Perception of the Environment (2000), Lines (2007), Being Alive (2011), Making (2013), The Life of Lines (2015), Anthropology and/as Education (2018) and Anthropology: Why it Matters (2018).

Details

Date:
January 21, 2021
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/