October 20, 2022

The Environmental Humanities: Ecofeminism, Environmental Justice and Ecological Health

Mohammed I University, the Faculty of Humanities, the Research Laboratory on Communication, Education, Digital Usage and Creativity, and the Oriental Center for Water Sciences and Technology organize an International Conference on   The Environmental Humanities: Ecofeminism, Environmental Justice and Ecological Health  January 5, 6, and 7, 2023 Oujda, Morocco 

Most critics believe that the world has inherited nothing from the dominant capitalist culture save social and ecological crises. Poverty, racism, sexism and other forms of social inequality have spread all over the world and with that the natural ...

Multi-Species Commons

Panel proposed at the 2023 ASLE + AESS Conference: “Reclaiming the Commons”

July 9-12, 2023 in Portland, Oregon

There is an implicit (and sometimes explicit) anthropocentrism in many accounts of the commons, understood as a place of shared resources. This panel will ask whether the commons can be reconceptualized, in ecological terms, as a space of multi-species relations. What is the connection between commons and habitat, nonhuman life-worlds, or Umwelten? How might theories and historical examples of commoning practices help us to rethink conflicts over ...

Call for Submissions: 2023 ASLE Book Awards

McIntyre Amy
2023 ASLE Book Awards Call (PDF)

The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) will hold its eighth biennial book awards at its next biennial conference, to be held July 9-12, 2023 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR. Both awards include a prize of $500. The awards will be presented at the Authors’ Reception during the conference (exact date TBA).

The Book Awards will be presented in two categories:

the best book-length work of scholarly ecocriticism the best book-length work of creative writing ...