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EARTH MONTH: Sawyer Seminar on the Environmental Humanities, Environmentalism of the Poor

April 15, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Seminars involve discussion of essays by our featured participants. You must RSVP and read the essays in advance to attend. To RSVP or to join our mailing list, please email Michelle. For more information, visit our website.

Akhil Gupta (Anthropology, UCLA)
Barbara Rose Johnston (Anthropology, Center for Political Ecology), “Why Environmental Justice Challenges, and Occasionally Transforms, Local and Global Architectures of Power: Lessons Emerging from Guatemala”
Jorge Marcone (Comparative Literature, Rutgers), “Popular Environmentalisms, Literature, and Visual Arts in the Andes and Amazonia”
Jennifer Wenzel (English and Comparative Literature, Columbia), “Turning Over a New Leaf: Fanonian Humanism and the Environmental Humanities”
Maite Zubiaurre (Spanish and Comparative Literature, UCLA)


April 15, 2015
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
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193 Humanities