Upcoming events

  • Wed. October 15, 3:40 to 5 p.m. Gyro Nights: Or, Inhuman Culture/Inhuman Nature. In this presentation, Dr. McLean explores how the figure of Gyro, the island and the artworks to which they give rise can be understood to embody the involvement of human imagination and creativity in larger material ecological processes that simultaneously constitute and surpass them. Dr. Stuart McLean, Institute for Global Studies, University of Minnesota.
  • Wed. October 22, 3:40 to 5 p.m. The Desert Within: On the French Contributions to the Origin of Environmentalism. Diana K. Davis, Department of History, University of California at Davis.
  • Wed. October 29, 3:40 to 5 p.m. Where is an Author?. If you’re reading these words on a digital device, we are not alone: our encounter as author and reader is taking/making place in and through an uneven, evolutionary planetary digital infrastructure of cognitive production, measurement, and monetization. Dr. Elvin Wyly, University of British Columbia.
  • Wed. November 5, 3:40 to 5 p.m. Palladium at Night: A Talk About a Satellite. Trevor Paglen.

See Geography's Campus Calendar for a full schedule.

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