Conference videos


Opening Words: François Letourneux, MACM and Christine Ross, Media@McGill
Keynote Speaker: Barbara Herrnstein Smith

Panel 1: The Climate of Representation

Amanda Boetzkes (University of Guelph), “Ecological Postures Towards a Climate Realism”

Anne-Lise François (University of California, Berkeley), “Figures of Improvisation, or what to Glean from a Climate Realism”

Alessandra Ponte (Université de Montréal), “Governing Climate”

Panel 2: The Subject of Climate

Kathryn Yusoff (Queen Mary University of London), “Geologic Realism: Epochal Thoughts and the Terminal Beach of Geologic Time”

Nicole Starosielski (New York University), “Thermal Vision” (video not available)

Michelle Ty (Clemson University). “Realism’s Phantom Subjects” (video not available)

Panel 3: Climate and the Critique of Realism, or Realism and the Critique of Climate

Kyle Powys Whyte (Michigan State University), “Indigenizing the Time, Memory and History of Climate Change”

Ingrid Diran (Pacific Northwest College of Art) and Antoine Traisnel (University of Michigan), “Climate Change, Natural History, and the Extinction of Thought”

Graeme Macdonald (University of Warwick), “Petrorealism and the Figure of the Offshore”