CfP/CfA Veranstaltungen

International Conference on Ecocriticism and Environmental Studies

Beginn
17.10.2020
Ende
17.10.2020
Deadline Abstract
20.05.2020

organised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

Multiple environmental crises are increasingly inescapable at both transnational and local levels and the role of the humanities in addition to technology and politics is more and more recognized as central for exploring and finding solutions. Representations of nature’s agency have become central to many studies conducted in literature, culture studies, philosophy, history, sociology or political science. This conference aims to explore the relationship between the physical environment and text in its broader meaning as well as analyse the social concerns raised by environmental crises.

Conference panels will be related, but not limited, to:

  • Sustainable Development
  • Biopolitics
  • Animal Studies
  • Cultural and Literary Ecology
  • Ecolinguistics
  • Ecosophy
  • Ethnobiology
  • Ecofeminism
  • Posthumanism
  • Environmental Arts
  • Environmental History

We invite proposals from various disciplines including political sciences, history, philosophy, sociology, anthropology, literature, linguistics, etc.

Paper proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 20 May 2020 to: eco@lcir.co.uk. Please download Paper proposal form.

Registration fee – 100 GBP

Quelle der Beschreibung: Information des Anbieters

Forschungsgebiete

Ecocriticism, Literatur und Kulturwissenschaften/Cultural Studies
Animal Studies ; Environmental Studies

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Ansprechpartner

Einrichtungen

London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

Adressen

Oxford
Großbritannien
Datum der Veröffentlichung: 14.02.2020
Letzte Änderung: 14.02.2020