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EH@UVA advances methods and knowledges of the humanities in support of collaborative, multi-disciplinary approaches to environmental research. Connecting scholars in the sciences and social sciences as well as humanities and arts,  environmental humanities holds that understanding environmental questions requires engaging matters of history, interpretation, value, and criticism. For faculty and graduate students from across the... Continue Reading →

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Coastal Futures Conservatory Open Lab

Coastal Futures Conservatory Open Lab: Bridging Science, Art, and Community By Nicole Bonino The lab session organized by the Coastal Futures Conservatory as part of the Coastal Future Festival, managed to bridge arts, humanities, and sciences through an event that featured talks from Conservatory fellows and musical accompaniment by the Grammy-award winning artist Matthew Duvall.... Continue Reading →

Coasts in Crisis and The Shore Line

Resilience and Solidarity on Display in the Puerto Rican Art Museum and Two UVa Art Exhibitions by Kevin Stewart Rose If I’m being honest, as a somewhat new participant in environmental humanities, I’m sometimes foggy on what we actually mean when we talk about interdisciplinary conversations around the environment. I always enjoy discussions that include... Continue Reading →

Convergences

As we gear up for another academic year, the Environmental Humanities Initiative at UVa is looking forward to another exciting schedule of interdisciplinary conversations and events. First and foremost, we are preparing for Convergences, a week long slate of events with the Environmental Resilience Institute that will bring artists, humanities scholars, and scientists into sustained... Continue Reading →

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