• April 11-13, 2017
  • 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • CIIS Desai | Matta Gallery
    1453 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94103
Add to Calendar 04/11/2017 7:00 pm 04/13/2017 9:00 pm America/Los_Angeles Revolutionary Ecologies: History, Power, and the Limits to Capital Jason Moore is a world historian, world ecologist, and professor at Bingham University. Moore edited Anthropocene or Capitalocene? Nature, History, and the Crisis of Capitalism, and is the author of Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital. In April 2017, Jason W. Moore will be visiting CIIS for a series of three talks on April 11th, 12th, and 13th, which will be recorded and published in a forthcoming book. CIIS Desai | Matta Gallery
1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Revolutionary Ecologies: History, Power, and the Limits of Capital

Individual lectures for the three nights are as follows:

April 11th, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Nature and ‘Empire of Man': Dualism, Dialectics, and the World-Ecological Imagination

April 12th, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Anthropocene, Capitalocene, and the Origins of Our Ecological Crisis

April 13th, 7:00pm  - 9:00pm
The End of Cheap Nature? Cheap Food, Runaway Finance, and the Deadly Climates of Capital

Each of the lectures will be recorded, transcribed, and later published in a forthcoming book. The lectures will take place in the CIIS Desai Matta Lobby Gallery each night. 

Jason W. Moore, an environmental historian and historical geographer, is associate professor of Sociology at Binghamton University. He is author or editor of seven books, most recently Anthropocene or Capitalocene? (PM Press, 2016),  Capitalism in the Web of Life (Verso, 2015), and with Raj Patel, A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things (University of California, Press, 2017). He coordinates the World-Ecology Research Network and blogs at https://jasonwmoore.wordpress.com/. Many of his essays are available at www.jasonwmoore.com.

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