Arctic Worlds: A Symposium on Environment and Humanities

Event Type: Lectures/Panels/Discussions

When: 26 February 2020

Where: BU School of Law, Barrister's Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (EST)

More information: 
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Summary

“Arctic Worlds: A Symposium on Environment and Humanities” will be hosted by BU’s Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future. We will have speakers from the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities reflecting together on questions of time or history in their respective fields and how the Arctic/North can engender new understandings of temporality across disciplines and in our moment of climate crisis. Our keynote speaker will be the Head of Representation in North America for Greenland, Minister Inuuteq Holm Olsen.

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