Cultivating Feminism in the (M)Anthropocene


Cate Sandilands, professor of environmental studies & Trudeau Research Fellow, York University
Tuesday, March 12, 7 p.m., Miller Forum, Moyer Hall

Sandilands writes and teaches in the environmental humanities, integrating botany and environmental studies with gender and political studies and the arts. She is the author of "The Good-Natured Feminist: Ecofeminism and the Quest for Democracy," and co-editor of "Queer Ecologies: Sex, Nature, Politics, Desire" and of "The Elusive Land: Women and the Canadian Environment." Her forthcoming book, "Plantasmagoria: Plants and the Politics of Urban Habitat," considers the relationships between gender, plants and gardening in the Anthropocene.