Intersections of Environments, Technologies, and Communities
The conference is held on the Mount Royal University campus (Calgary, Alberta, CANADA) in the LEED Gold-certified Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning.
This third gathering in the series will see fifty-five interdisciplinary panels, seven keynote/plenary addresses, two receptions, a staged dramatic reading of a new play, four poster sessions, an interactive exhibition on the Berger Inquiry, and a new film on the environment.
Please see the Preliminary Program for UWS2014.
The major addresses are planned as follows:
Tuesday, September 9/14
•Idle No More, founding members and principal organizers
•Adrian Ivakhiv (Film Studies), Rubenstein School for the Environment, University of Vermont
Wednesday, September 10/14
•Patty Limerick (Environmental History), Center for the American West, University of Colorado Boulder
•Bron Taylor (Religion and Nature), University of Florida
Thursday, September 11/14
•Tim Ingold (Anthropology), University of Aberdeen
Friday, September 12/14
•Winona Laduke (Indigenous Economics), White Earth, Minnesota
•Keynotes/Plenary Public Roundtable
•David Schindler (Ecology), University of Alberta