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Billy and Teddy: Fear, Disinterest and Compassion for Wildlife
June 19, 2015

Billy and Teddy: Fear, Disinterest and Compassion for Wildlife

The birth of the teddy bear, inspired by a well-publicized incident during President Theodore Roosevelt’s black bear-hunting trip to Mississippi in 1902, was an idiosyncratic signal of a larger shif...

June 19, 2015

An Archive of Hope and Cautionary Tales Workshop

The first West Cluster workshop took place in November 2013, with the theme Imagining Communities, Technologies, Responsibilities, and Justice in the Anthropocene. Expert consultants for this event in...

June 19, 2015

Life Overlooked Workshop

Workshop II was held in February 2014, with the theme Imagining Communities in the Anthropocene: Multi-Species Relationships. This group plans to beta-test two companion projects—“Living with Crit...

June 19, 2015

THE NEXT BIG ONE: Animal Infections, Spillover, and the Threat of Pand

David Quammen will present “THE NEXT BIG ONE: Animal Infections, Spillover, and the Threat of Pandemic” on Thursday, November 7, 2013 as part of the Institute for Humanities Research Andrew W. Mel...

May 13, 2015

Executive Forum 1: Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study

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May 13, 2015

Between Earth and Sky: Our Intimate Connections to Trees

Guest Lecturer: Nalini M. Nadkarni Friday, February 21, 2014 – 4:00pm Coor Hall 170 Lecture: 4:00pm | Book Signing and Refreshments: 5:30pm People need trees. Over half of the world’s populati...

May 13, 2015

“The Future of Food: Building Sustainable Food Systems in Indigenous

This free public event, featuring a lecture by Jim Enote, Director and Curator of the Zuni Museum, a poetry reading by ASU Regents Professor Simon Ortiz, and a music performance by Randy Kemp, seeks&#...

May 13, 2015

Vandana Shiva lecture on The Future of Food

Thursday, October 30, 2014 – 4:30pm Arizona Ballroom, Memorial Union 4:30 p.m. Reception / 5:30 p.m. Lecture Followed by a book signing until 7:15 For more information on Vandana Shiva’s lectu...

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May 13, 2015

Dinner 2040 Workshop

The West Cluster’s third workshop, which applies transdisciplinary knowledge to the specific problem of food, is scheduled for October 2014 and will attempt to engage community partners in imagining...

May 13, 2015

Subhankar Banerjee workshop, “Environmental Writing for Public Audie

Subhankar Banerjee will give a lecture and facilitate the concluding three–hour long workshop at the Humanities for the Environment symposium. Hosted by the ASU’s Institute for Humanities Research...