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February 3, 2022

Weaving the World: Poetry and Conversation with Heather Swan

It’s been a while since we’ve had some poetry on EcoCast, so… enjoy some poetry on EcoCast! We’re joined by Heather Swan, poet and lecturer at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Heather shares some poems from her collection A Kinship with Ash, and we discuss her non-fiction books, Where Honeybees Thrive and the forthcoming Where the Grass Still Sings. We talk about the wonder and grief inspired by witnessing the natural world and the harms done to it by humans, and think about the power of writing and ...

Ruge el bosque: antología de ecopoesía sudamericana

RUGE EL BOSQUE OPEN CALL FOR POETS IN/OF THE SOUTHERN CONE Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay and their borderlands

We are in the process of compiling an anthology of ecopoetry which offers an artistic, ecological, and political response to climatic, social, and linguistic changes in the Southern Cone region.

What is happening in the region(s) you call home? How has the landscape been altered? What toxins are you and your community exposed to on a regular basis? How do ongoing environmental challenges influence the lives of people, animals, ...

AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENTS OF TURKEY JOINT GRADUATE CONFERENCE 2022

AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENTS OF TURKEY JOINT GRADUATE CONFERENCE 2022

April 28-29, 2022 Online

http://www.asdturkey2022.hacettepe.edu.tr/en

CALL FOR PAPERS

Hosted by Hacettepe University’s American Studies Department

In collaboration with the American Studies Departments of Ankara University, Atatürk University, Başkent University, Bilkent University, Dokuz Eylül University,

Ege University, Haliç University, and İstanbul University

The Lure of Science and Technology in American Culture and Literature

Past, Present, Future

A long time ago, there lived a skillful scientist who had

experienced a spiritual reaction more striking than

any chemical one.

–from Hawthorne, “The ...