The EMC is pleased to announce the schedule for the second annual EcoMaterialisms graduate conference, “Scales of Matter(ing),” to be held at UC Davis May 13-14, 2016. We have thirty-seven presenters over two days, representing twelve universities, including two international universities, and thirteen disciplinary backgrounds.
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EcoMaterialisms: Scales of Matter(ing)
Friday, May 13th, 2016
830am – Breakfast
900am-1030am – Poetics of Scale: Climate, Crisis, and Collectivity
Annette Hulbert, UC Davis English, “The Still Portentous Sun”: Aesthetics of Disaster in Anne Finch’s “Upon the Hurricane”
Tom Hintze, UC Davis English, Fission and Collectivity: Oppen’s “Ecologue” against Objectivist Poetics
Elizabeth Giardina, UC Davis English, A Discordant Sublime: Edgar Allan Poe’s Poetics and the Anthropocene
Kristin George Bagdanov, UC Davis English, Engaging Crisis: Lyrical Modeling in the Anthropocene
1045am-1215pm – Speculative Oikos and the Bitsy Bits
Chris D. Jimenez, University of…
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