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1/ Theories and definitions

Patricia , Marietta Radomska, Nina Lykke, Ida Hillerup Hansen, Philip Olson & Nicholas Manganas
This is part 1 of 6 of the dossier What Do We Talk about when We Talk about Queer Death?, edited by M. Petricola. The contributions collected in this article sit at the crossroads between thanatology and queer theory and tackle questions such as: how can we define queer death studies as a research field? How can queer death studies problematize and rethink the life-death binary? Which notions and hermeneutic tools could be borrowed from...

Ecomodding. Understanding and Communicating the Climate Crisis by Co-Creating Commercial Video Games

Stefan Werning
This article explores how the climate crisis and specifically the underlying “crisis of the imagination” (Bendor 2018, 132) exacerbate the entrenchment of environmental communication, and how modifying commercial video games (ecomodding) can facilitate the use of games as effective communication infrastructures to address this issue. Environmental communication challenges are well-studied, but remain difficult to tackle in practice. Timothy Morton summarizes these challenges by defining climate change and related phenomena as “hyperobjects” (Morton 2013), which appear...

Registration Year

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  • Utrecht University
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  • Anglia Ruskin University
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  • Virginia Tech
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  • University of Technology Sydney
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  • Linköping University
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