Tag Archives: marxism

Ecology and Speculative Fiction Talk on YouTube

14 Oct

Anyone interested in Marxism, radical ecology, dystopian/utopian visions and/or fantasy and science fiction writers from Thomas More to Brian Aldiss to Michael Crichton? A talk I gave by video last year to the Writing and Place conference at the University of Montenegro is now available here on YouTube.

Write-up on CCI Website

17 Jan

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The University of Portsmouth’s Creative and Cultural Industries – the faculty where I teach – has kindly reported on the chapter I’ve written for A Global History of Literature and the Environment (out now with Cambridge University Press).

See the full item here.

Blog #29 – New stories in Red Pepper and New Internationalist

26 Nov

In the upcoming issue of Red Pepper you’ll find my interview with Filipino eco-socialist Red Constantino, who talks about his electric jeepney initiative, green reform versus green revolution and the challenges facing the Philippine Left. My report on the struggles of working people in Oman, a country I visited a little after the Arab Spring, will be in January’s edition of New Internationalist.

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