OpportunitiesSummer School Politics Ontologies Ecologies, University of Pisa
The University of Pisa, Italy offers an open free of charge Summer School "Politics Ontologies Ecologies", June 29 - July 3, 2020. The Summer School will offer postgraduate and PhD students and early career researchers the opportunity to interact with international scholars with a background in a variety of social science fields relevant to an advanced political ecology approach to the socio-environmental crisis.
Topics addressed include:
Critical perspectives on the crisis (post-Marxist, de/post-colonial, feminist, etc.)
Environmental justice, ontological struggles and everyday environmentalism in the global North and South
Innovation and the transformation of capitalism: emergent technologies and new arrangements of production and reproduction
Climate change, catastrophism and chronopolitics
Just transition, work and sustainable welfare
Growth, limits and de/post-growth
The Anthropocene as risk and opportunity for socio-ecological change, etc
Who can apply
BSc, MSc or Ph.D. in social and political sciences and humanities.
Curricula in natural sciences and science and technology studies may be eligible as well.