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Filtering the Anthropocene
Sat, Nov 15, 2014 presented by Marco Armiero and Will Steffen; co-developed with Amita Baviskar
The Titanic as a metaphor for the Anthropocene? On myths, rhetorics, and consequences as perception filters for a phenomenon. On visions and options of the combination of social transformation and environmental transformations using the examples of the Titanic, Hurricane Katrina, and more. A conversation with Marco Armiero and Will Steffen.
Marco Armiero researches at Environmental Humanities Lab, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. Will Steffen teaches at the Fenner School of Environment and Society, Australian National University (ANU), Climate Change Institute and is currently a researcher at Stockholm Resilience Centre. Amita Baviskar is a researcher at the Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi.