COMPOSTING #10: Oceans

Tuesday September 13, 4-5:30 | Lorraine Code, “Ecological Thinking” | Facilitated by Sue Reid

Location: Brennan McCallum building, Level 8, SOPHI Common Room, the University of Sydney

Key Reading:

  • Lorraine Code, “Ecological Thinking: Subversions and Transformations”, in Ecological Thinking: The Politics of Epistemic Location (Oxford University Press: 2006, pp. 25-63)
  • Rachel Carson — Select one:
    • Rachel Carson, The Edge of the Sea (Houghton Mifflin: 1955, pp489-534)
    • Rachel Carson, Under the Sea Wind (Penguin: 1996 [1941], pp274-327)
    • Rachel Carson, Silent Spring (Houghton Mifflin: 1962, pp94-118)

Optional Reading:

  • Stacey Alaimo, “States of Suspension: Trans-corporeality at Sea”, Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, no. 19, vol. 3, (2012: pp. 476-493).

Conversation Capture:


Header Image Credit: Moon Jellyfish, Susan Reid (taken in a rather sad aquarium in Auckland, NZ)


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