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The Anthropocene Project | An Opening

Sat, Jan 12, 2013 Dialog with Cary Wolfe and Claire Colebrook. Einführung: Cecelia Watson

The end of the world? For whom? Claire Colebrooke and Cary Wolfe discuss the apocalyptic scenario that the Anthropocene represents with all its threats—from the loss of historiography through biocentrism and morality behind the apocalypse. A critique of flat ontologies and narrow points of view on the role of humanity in the Anthropocene. Dialog with Cary Wolfe (Department of English, Rice University, Houston) and Claire Colebrook (Department of English, Penn State University, University Park ). Einführung: Cecelia Watson (Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin)