Workshop on hydropolitics, ecocriticism, and the sea, with Professor Elizabeth DeLoughrey

delpaintOn 1 July, Professor Elizabeth DeLoughrey will be visiting York for an afternoon of resource-themed events which will focus on hydropolitics.

These will include a postgraduate workshop on hydropolitics, ecocriticism, and the sea, and a talk, entitled ‘The Sea is Rising: Visualizing Climate Change in the Pacific’. You can read Professor DeLoughrey’s abstract for the talk here.

All are welcome to attend both events, but we recommend registering for the workshop as there are limited places.

The (optional) reading for the workshop is below.

Elizabeth DeLoughrey, Routes and Roots: Navigating Caribbean and Pacific Island Literatures, (University of Hawai’i Press, 2007), part one.

Elizabeth DeLoughrey, ‘Satellite Planetarity and the Ends of the Earth,’ Public Culture, special issue on Visualizing the Environment, 26: 2 (2014), pp. 257-280.

Stefan Helmreich, ‘Nature/Culture/Seawater,’ American Anthropologist, 113: 1 (2011), pp. 132-144.

Philip Steinberg, ‘Of Other Seas: Metaphors and Materialities in Maritime Regions,’ Atlantic Studies, 10 (2013), pp. 156-169.

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