Arctic Worlds: A Symposium on the Environment and Humanities
9:00 am on Wednesday, February 26, 2020
5:00 pm on Wednesday, February 26, 2020
The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, the College of Arts & Sciences, and the Center for the Humanities invite you to attend “Arctic Worlds: A Symposium on the Environment and Humanities” on Wednesday, February 26 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm at Barristers Hall, BU School of Law 1st Floor.
This all-day symposium will include a series of panel discussions featuring leading Arctic experts, as well as a keynote address by Inuuteq Holm Olsen, Minister Plenipotentiary for Greenland at the Royal Danish Embassy.
The symposium is being convened by Adriana Craciun, Pardee Center Faculty Associate and Professor & Emma MacLachlan Metcalf Chair of Humanities at Boston University. Other confirmed speakers include:
Barbara Bodenhorn – Emeritus Fellow, Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge
Michael Bravo – Senior Lecturer, Geography, University of Cambridge
Lauren E. Culler – Research Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies, Dartmouth College
Mary C. Fuller – Professor, Literature, MIT
Catherine West – Research Assistant Professor, Anthropology & Archaeology, BU Pardee Center Faculty Research Fellow
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