Events

Workshop | Polar Histories

Summary

The College of Arts, Law and Education in partnership with the University of Sydney Laureate Research Program in International History, present an 'International Thinking' Collaboration Workshop

Start Date

30th Jul 2018 12:00pm

End Date

30th Jul 2018 1:30pm

Venue

IMAS Waterfront Building, Castray Esplanade, Hobart

RSVP / Contact Information

E: Matt.Killingsworth@utas.edu.au or T: 6226 1062

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The College of Arts, Law and Education at the University of Tasmania, in partnership with the University of Sydney Laureate Research Program in International History, present an 'International Thinking' Collaboration Workshop.

  • Sverker Sorlin, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
    'Polar Imaginaries of the Anthropocene -- navigating narrowing histories and futures
  • Madeleine Herren, University of Basel
    'The Arctic: Building connecting power fron1 Mussolini to the Polar Silkroad'
  • Eric Paglia, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
    'A Higher Level of Civilization? The Transformation of Ny-Alesund from Arctic Coalmining Settlement on Svalbard into Global Environmental Knowledge Centre at 79°North'
  • Discussant: Glenda Sluga - ARC Kathleen Fitzpatrick Laureate Fellow at the University of Sydney