Texas Institute for Literary and Textual Studies
Texas Institute for Literary and Textual Studies

Rob Nixon Workshop on "The Anthropocene: The Promise and Pitfalls of an Epochal Idea"

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Rob Nixon

Rob Nixon holds the Thomas A. and Currie C. Barron Family Professorship in Humanities and Environment at Princeton University. He is the author of four books, most recently Dreambirds: the Natural History of a Fantasy and the award-winning Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor. Nixon writes frequently for the New York Times. His writing has also appeared in The New Yorker, Atlantic Monthly, The Guardian, The Nation, London Review of Books, The Village Voice, Slate, Truthout, Huffington Post, Times Literary Supplement, Chronicle of Higher Education, Critical Inquiry, Public Culture and elsewhere.


This event has been rescheduled for November 2016. Details will be announced at a later date.


Co-Sponsored by The Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice

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Co-Sponsored by The Department of American Studies

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