January 29, 2020

Registration Open for Environmental Literature Institute (ELI) 2020

Poetic fieldwork at the Exeter River with Alison Hawthorne Deming, 2019

Registration is now open for the fifth annual Environmental Literature Institute (ELI), to be held June 21-June 26, 2020 at Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter NH.

ELI aims to cultivate a community of educators interested in environmentally-focused teaching and learning. The workshops, speakers, and events of this week-long institute will offer ideas and materials to help participants enrich their teaching as well as networking tools to foster professional development. ELI 2020 will feature ...

Humanities on the Brink: Energy, Environment, Emergency, ASLE 2020 Virtual Symposium

A fire consumes the National Museum of Brazil, 2018. In addition to destroying countless artifacts, the fire claimed records of many Indigenous languages that are no longer spoken. Photo by Felipe Milanez.

A Nearly Carbon Neutral Virtual Symposium

Sponsored by the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment and the University of California, Santa Barbara

July 10-31, 2020

Call for Papers (PDF)

Is it time to panic yet?

The accelerating drumbeat of awful, depressing, terrifying, no-good, exasperating, numbing, rage- and despair-inducing news from around the globe ...