By Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing,Nils Bubandt,Elaine Gan,Heather Anne Swanson

ISBN-10: 1517902363

ISBN-13: 9781517902360

ISBN-10: 1517902371

ISBN-13: 9781517902377

Living on a broken planet demanding situations who we're and the place we are living. This well timed anthology calls on twenty eminent humanists and scientists to revitalize interest, statement, and transdisciplinary dialog approximately existence on earth.

As human-induced environmental switch threatens multispecies livability, Arts of residing on a broken Planet places ahead a daring suggestion: entangled histories, located narratives, and thick descriptions provide pressing “arts of living.” incorporated are essays by way of students in anthropology, ecology, technological know-how reviews, artwork, literature, and bioinformatics who posit severe and inventive instruments for collaborative survival in a more-than-human Anthropocene. The essays are prepared round key figures that still function the publication’s openings: Ghosts, or landscapes haunted by way of the violences of modernity; and Monsters, or interspecies and intraspecies sociality. Ghosts and Monsters are tentacular, windy, and arboreal arts that invite readers to come across ants, lichen, rocks, electrons, flying foxes, salmon, chestnut bushes, dust volcanoes, border zones, graves, radioactive waste—in brief, the wonders and terrors of an unintentional epoch.

Contributors: Karen Barad, U of California, Santa Cruz; Kate Brown, U of Maryland, Baltimore; Carla Freccero, U of California, Santa Cruz; Peter Funch, Aarhus U; Scott F. Gilbert, Swarthmore collage; Deborah M. Gordon, Stanford U; Donna J. Haraway, U of California, Santa Cruz; Andreas Hejnol, U of Bergen, Norway; Ursula okay. Le Guin; Marianne Elisabeth Lien, U of Oslo; Andrew Mathews, U of California, Santa Cruz; Margaret McFall-Ngai, U of Hawaii, Manoa; Ingrid M. Parker, U of California, Santa Cruz; Mary Louise Pratt, NYU; Anne Pringle, U of Wisconsin, Madison; Deborah chook Rose, U of recent South Wales, Sydney; Dorion Sagan; Lesley Stern, U of California, San Diego; Jens-Christian Svenning, Aarhus U.

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