Tag: critiques of the anthropocene

  • Climate Change is Violence by Rebecca Solnit

    Climate Change is Violence by Rebecca Solnit

    This short essay could be a good beginning text—clear, concise, full of factoids—that emphasizes the slippery environmental rhetoric of both corporations and institutions as well as the ways in which the climate crisis is not a coming event but current and widespread violence.

  • The Environmental Manifesto

    The Environmental Manifesto

    These three short texts all raise questions about apocalypse, hope, and culture change, and might serve as a starting point for inviting students to explore their own fears around climate change as well as what kinds of cultural change they hope to see.