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A Digital Magazine from the Center for Culture, History, and Environment

A Digital Magazine from the Center for Culture, History, and Environment

Location:

United States

Description:

A Digital Magazine from the Center for Culture, History, and Environment

Twitter:

@uwche

Language:

English


Episodes

How to Frame Asian Suffering in an Anti-Black World: A Conversation with Claire Jean Kim

9/23/2021
Political science scholar Claire Jean Kim outlines how COVID-19 came to be racialized and discusses the implications of foregrounding anti-Asian harassment and violence in an anti-Black society. The post How to Frame Asian Suffering in an Anti-Black World: A Conversation with Claire Jean Kim appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:01:00:50

Living with Floods: A Conversation with Caroline Gottschalk Druschke

8/5/2021
The Driftless Area of southwestern Wisconsin experienced historic flood events in late summer 2018. To commemorate the third anniversary of these floods, Caroline Gottschalk Druschke shares how the oral history project Stories from the Flood helped with community healing in the aftermath. The post Living with Floods: A Conversation with Caroline Gottschalk Druschke appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:37:14

At the Mouth of the Menominee River: A Conversation with Anahkwet (Guy Reiter)

6/8/2021
Anahkwet (Guy Reiter) discusses how Menominee language, culture, and history shape his work protecting the Menominee and Wolf Rivers. The post At the Mouth of the Menominee River: A Conversation with Anahkwet (Guy Reiter) appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:25:17

Rewilding the Human Biome: A Conversation with Jamie Lorimer

5/4/2021
From the scale of a landscape to the scale of a human body, Jamie Lorimer sees a "probiotic turn" underway that uses life to manage life. The post Rewilding the Human Biome: A Conversation with Jamie Lorimer appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:53:32

The Roots of (Radical) Animism: A Conversation with Jemma Deer

4/13/2021
In conversation with Shelby Brewster, Jemma Deer discusses her new book, Radical Animism: Reading for the End of the World. The post The Roots of (Radical) Animism: A Conversation with Jemma Deer appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:28:00

Forever Chemicals on the Ski Trail: A Conversation with Gail Carlson

3/9/2021
In conversation with Clare Sullivan, Dr. Gail Carlson explains how toxic PFAS found in some in ski waxes contaminate the environment and why regulating them is difficult but crucial. The post Forever Chemicals on the Ski Trail: A Conversation with Gail Carlson appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:53:10

Legacies of the Sagebrush Rebellion: A Conversation with Jonathan Thompson

11/10/2020
Robert Lundberg talks with journalist Jonathan P. Thompson about land management, settler colonialism, and the legacies of the Sagebrush Rebellion in the American West. The post Legacies of the Sagebrush Rebellion: A Conversation with Jonathan Thompson appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:53:59

What Fuels Energy Transitions: A Conversation with Germán Vergara

10/20/2020
Germán Vergara talks with Rachel Gurney about the history of energy transitions in Mexico and the lessons we can learn from the past. The post What Fuels Energy Transitions: A Conversation with Germán Vergara appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:36:27

Tortoises All the Way Down: A Conversation with Elizabeth Hennessy

9/15/2020
Elizabeth Hennessy's recent book follows in the footsteps of Galápagos tortoises to uncover the complex history of a tourist and biodiversity hotspot. The post Tortoises All the Way Down: A Conversation with Elizabeth Hennessy appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:48:30

School Food Politics: A Conversation with Jennifer Gaddis

8/27/2020
Faron Levesque sits down with Dr. Jennifer Gaddis to discuss Gaddis's book, The Labor of Lunch, and how school food can fuel the fight for justice for both workers and students. The post School Food Politics: A Conversation with Jennifer Gaddis appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:01:12:05

Making Meaning in an Age of Data: A Conversation with Heather Houser

7/30/2020
In conversation with Min Hyoung Song, Heather Houser considers how stories and art make overwhelming scientific data meaningful—and how they trouble, interrogate, and transform it. The post Making Meaning in an Age of Data: A Conversation with Heather Houser appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:01:14:58

The Future of Conservation: A Conversation with Bram Büscher and Robert Fletcher

7/9/2020
Yardain Amron talks with Bram Büscher and Robert Fletcher—co-authors of The Conservation Revolution—about capitalism, ecotourism, and the urgent need to re-imagine mainstream conservation. The post The Future of Conservation: A Conversation with Bram Büscher and Robert Fletcher appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:01:09:50

Financing American Inequality: A Conversation with Paige Glotzer

5/19/2020
Historian Paige Glotzer discusses the segregated suburbs and what the history of Baltimore's Roland Park Company has to do with today's inequality. The post Financing American Inequality: A Conversation with Paige Glotzer appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:44:16

La Lucha Yaqui: A Conversation with Mario Luna Romero

5/5/2020
In Spanish and English, activist Mario Luna Romero discusses the Yaqui struggle for water and land rights with Ben Barson and Gizelxanath Rodriguez. The post La Lucha Yaqui: A Conversation with Mario Luna Romero appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:46:39

Decolonizing Labor in the Caribbean: A Conversation with Shona Jackson

1/28/2020
Dr. Shona Jackson discusses labor in the Caribbean and the need for radical, collective labor histories that include Creole groups and Indigenous peoples. The post Decolonizing Labor in the Caribbean: A Conversation with Shona Jackson appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:34:07

What Is Land? A Conversation with Tania Murray Li, Rafael Marquese, and Monica White

12/17/2019
Land is the scene of a crime and a site of liberation. Tania Murray Li, Rafael Marquese, and Monica White discuss land and the Plantationocene with Elizabeth Hennessy. The post What Is Land? A Conversation with Tania Murray Li, Rafael Marquese, and Monica White appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:56:47

Infrastructure’s Inequalities: A Conversation with Nikhil Anand and Nausheen Anwar

12/3/2019
Geographer Siddharth Menon interviews anthropologist Nikhil Anand and urban planner Nausheen Anwar about infrastructures and development in India and Pakistan. The post Infrastructure’s Inequalities: A Conversation with Nikhil Anand and Nausheen Anwar appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:01:09:18

The Land Is a Teacher: A Conversation with Jeff Grignon

11/19/2019
In his decades of work in forestry and cultural heritage for Menominee Nation, tribal member Jeff Grignon reads the lay of the land to find an ancient trail system. The post The Land Is a Teacher: A Conversation with Jeff Grignon appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:01:03:56

What One Court Case Could Mean for Tribal Sovereignty: A Conversation with Rebecca Nagle

11/5/2019
Rebecca Nagle's podcast, This Land, examines tribal sovereignty and how the future of Muscogee (Creek) Nation may hinge on a case before the Supreme Court. The post What One Court Case Could Mean for Tribal Sovereignty: A Conversation with Rebecca Nagle appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:52:20

When a River Is a Border: A Conversation with C.J. Alvarez

10/22/2019
A new book, Border Land, Border Water: A History of Construction on the U.S.–Mexico Divide, traces border histories by looking to bridges as well as walls. The post When a River Is a Border: A Conversation with C.J. Alvarez appeared first on Edge Effects.

Duration:00:54:23