Call for expressions of interest for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Environmental Humanities – 2021

Call for expressions of interest for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Environmental Humanities – 2021 960 452 Barbara Del Mercato

Venice, 10 June 2021 Call for expressions of interest for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Environmental Humanities The Center for the Humanities and Social Change at Ca’Foscari University of Venice is seeking…

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Roundtable on “Foundations of Solidarity”

Roundtable on “Foundations of Solidarity” 724 1024 Susann Schmeisser

In this round table event we discussed with Hauke Brunkhorst, Stefan Gosepath, Asad Haider, Sabine Hark, Serene Khader, Stefan Lessenich, and Frederick Neuhouser. Organized by the Humanities and Social Change…

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Foundations of Solidarity – International Critical Theory Summer School 2021

Foundations of Solidarity – International Critical Theory Summer School 2021 724 1024 Susann Schmeisser

Despite a widespread diagnosis that solidarity is in crisis, appeals to solidarity are ubiquitous today. We encounter them on the level of personal and professional relations but also with regard…

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A New Socialism for a New Century?

A New Socialism for a New Century? 724 1024 Susann Schmeisser

Conversations on Socialism #4 A New Socialism for a New Century? with Christine Berry (Trustee of Rethinking Economics), Axel Honneth (Jack C. Weinstein Professor for the Humanities at Columbia University…

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CIACOE IN TOCIO: IDEE, CONVERSAZIONI E SUGHI PER MANGIARE CON LA LAGUNA

CIACOE IN TOCIO: IDEE, CONVERSAZIONI E SUGHI PER MANGIARE CON LA LAGUNA 771 512 Barbara Del Mercato

Ciacoe in tocio: conversazioni e sughi per mangiare con la Laguna In collaborazione con Ocean Space Domenica 20 giugno, ore 15.00-18.00 presso Ocean Space, Campo San Lorenzo, Venezia PRENOTAZIONE: L’evento…

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Walter-Benjamin-Lectures with Axel Honneth on “The Working Sovereign: A Democratic Theory of the Division of Labor”

Walter-Benjamin-Lectures with Axel Honneth on “The Working Sovereign: A Democratic Theory of the Division of Labor” 723 1024 Susann Schmeisser

On June 16th, 17th, and 18th, 2021, Axel Honneth held the Benjamin Lectures on “The Working Sovereign: A Democratic Theory of the Division of Labor”. One of the greatest shortcomings…

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Environmental Humanities Seminar and Lecture Series (V)

Environmental Humanities Seminar and Lecture Series (V) 1024 585 Barbara Del Mercato

The Center for the Humanities and Social Change continues its series of seminars and lectures revolving around the Environmental Humanities from a wide array of perspectives and through a rich…

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CFP – Postcolonial publics: Art and Citizen Media in Europe

CFP – Postcolonial publics: Art and Citizen Media in Europe 800 450 Barbara Del Mercato

Call for Papers: Postcolonial publics: art and citizen media in Europe We are delighted to invite contributions to a conference paper  on the topic of postcolonial publics expressed and engaged…

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Adriana Rodrigues Novais, Donne Sem Terra e la lotta contro l’agrobusiness

Adriana Rodrigues Novais, Donne Sem Terra e la lotta contro l’agrobusiness 1024 572 Barbara Del Mercato

Donne sem terra e la lotta contro l’agrobusiness (scroll down for English abstract) Modera: Valentina Bonifacio, Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia 15 June 2021, 5.00 p.m. CEST, on Zoom (https://unive.zoom.us/j/84861746457) Lo…

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Exploring Sonic Environments

Exploring Sonic Environments 1024 576 Barbara Del Mercato

11th June 2021, 3.00 PM (CEST) A ECLT / HSC Joint Seminar: the European Centre for Living Technology and the  Center for the Humanities and Social Change present: Exploring Sonic…

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Contemplating Borders: From Machine Learning to the Environment

Contemplating Borders: From Machine Learning to the Environment 1024 576 Barbara Del Mercato

4th June 2021, 3.00 PM (CEST) A ECLT / HSC Joint Seminar. The European Centre for Living Technology and the Center for the Humanities and Social Change present: Contemplating Borders: From…

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L. Sasha Gora – Happy as a Clam: Clichés, Climate, and Cuisine

L. Sasha Gora – Happy as a Clam: Clichés, Climate, and Cuisine 1024 421 Barbara Del Mercato

May 28, at 3.00 p.m. CEST, online (email hsc@unive.it to receive link) A seminar with L. Sasha Gora, Post-doc Fellow at the Center for the Humanities and Social Change Happy as…

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Afropean Bridges 2021 – Virtual Dialogues

Afropean Bridges 2021 – Virtual Dialogues 1024 576 Barbara Del Mercato

From April 12th to May 27th the Center for the Humanities and Social Change is going to release an important series of dialogues marking the third edition of Afropean Bridges.…

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Ursula Clayton, ‘Base Tick, call’st thou me host?’: An Introduction to Shakespeare’s Parasites

Ursula Clayton, ‘Base Tick, call’st thou me host?’: An Introduction to Shakespeare’s Parasites 580 358 Barbara Del Mercato

Ursula Clayton, ‘Base Tick, call’st thou me host?’: An Introduction to Shakespeare’s Parasites, In collaborazione con/In collaboration with ECLS Seminars of Warwick University (ENG) 18 May 2021, 5.00 p.m. CEST, please email hsc@unive.it…

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Incontro con Stefano Liberti: Terra bruciata

Incontro con Stefano Liberti: Terra bruciata 670 1024 Barbara Del Mercato

(scroll down for English) Martedì 11 maggio alle ore 17.00 si terrà, sulla piattaforma Zoom, la presentazione del libro di Stefano Liberti Terra bruciata. Come la crisi ambientale sta cambiando…

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Anthropocene Campus Venice: Application deadline extended to May 9th

Anthropocene Campus Venice: Application deadline extended to May 9th 1024 768 Barbara Del Mercato

Anthropocene Campus Venice, Venice, October 11-16, 2021 Join a one-week educational event around the theme of Water Politics in the Age of the Anthropocene, organized by Ca’ Foscari University, the…

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Reorienting Histories of Medicine: Encounters Along the Silk Roads

Reorienting Histories of Medicine: Encounters Along the Silk Roads 200 166 Barbara Del Mercato

May 4th 2021, 2.00 p.m. CEST Ronit Yoeli-Tlalim in conversation with T.H. Barrett and Francesca Tarocco on: ReOrienting Histories of Medicine: Encounters Along the Silk Roads In collaboration with MaP…

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Yifei Li, Judith Shapiro, Can China Go Green? Environmental Governance in China. With Francesca Tarocco and Daniele Brombal

Yifei Li, Judith Shapiro, Can China Go Green? Environmental Governance in China. With Francesca Tarocco and Daniele Brombal 363 139 Barbara Del Mercato

19 April 2021, 2.00 p.m. CEST Yifei Li, Judith Shapiro, Can China Go Green? Environmental Governance in China With Francesca Tarocco (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Center for the Humanities…

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Corey Lee Wrenn: What is Vegan Sociology?

Corey Lee Wrenn: What is Vegan Sociology? 1024 829 Barbara Del Mercato

April 9th, 3.00 p.m. Corey Lee Wrenn, University of Kent What is Vegan Sociology? Discussant: Federica Timeto, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Dep. of Philosophy and Cultural Heritage) LINK: https://unive.zoom.us/j/82246472000…

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Whose City? Urban Struggles in the Age of Gentrification

Whose City? Urban Struggles in the Age of Gentrification 724 1024 Susann Schmeisser

with Lisa Vollmer, Mustafa Dikeç, Christian Volk and Robin Celikates Gentrification and neoliberalization have shaped the cities we live in but also given rise to urban struggles, from uprisings to…

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