Open Humanities Lab: A Symposium on the New Humanities & the Anthropocene

Some of the Symposium speakers: Rosi Braidotti, Marco Armiero, mirko nikolić, Adam Wickberg, Marietta Radomska, Janna Holmstedt, Norie Neumark, Hayden Lorimer, Hélène Frichot, Sverker Sörlin, Christina Fredengren. Film stills: Karin Wegsjö and Abram Wiklund.

A two-day public environmental and citizen humanities event, 14-15 May 2019, at Open Lab, KTH, Stockholm, a symposium and citizen humanities event. We are happy to share with you video documentation of this intense and cross-pollinating symposium with 26 speakers across two days – an open dialogue amongst various artists, scholars, educators, citizens, academic activists, and journalists.Tune in to this conversation on uncertainty, response-ability, and humankind in the age of the Anthropocene, and see if the new humanities’ cultivation of attentiveness, curiosity, care, concern, and critique can do something for you, co-existentially with others.

Principal investigator (Pi): Cecilia Åsberg         
Funding agency: MISTRA-FORMAS Seed Box
Duration: 2019

All keynotes and panels are available online here!

A More-than-Human Humanities Research Group