The Geologic Era of the Human

What:
Academic
When:
11:00, Sunday 2 Aug 2020 NZST (50 minutes)
Where:
Programming - Programme Room 6 (Zoom Meetings)
Tags:
Academic
Discussion:
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Prema Arasu

Sleeping with the Fishmen: Reimagining the Anthropocene through Oceanic Chthonic Couplings

This paper imagines the romantic and sexual coupling of the monstrous and human in fantasy and myth as a a model for understanding and navigating the Anthropocene.

Sharon King

Agents of Their Own Distraction: The Capitalocene Real(i)ty of The Santa Clarita Diet

The Santa Clarita Diet's fantastical horror showcases the rapacious dilemma of the Capitalocene era ("accumulation for accumulation's sake") in postmodern comic zombie guise.


Panelist
ACMRS; Les enfans sans abri
Scholar, Actor
Panelist
University of Western Australia
PhD candidate and emerging writer (prema.arasu@research.uwa.edu.au)