Edited Anthology on Non-anthropocentric Climate Ethics Brian Henning & Zack Walsh, Editors Abstracts due 15 October 2017 The complexity of life in an age of rapid climate change demands the development of moral frameworks that recognize and respect the dignity […]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Edited Anthology on ...

Call for Papers: 
International Society for Environmental Ethics 2018 Pacific APA Submissions are invited for the International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE) group sessions at the 2018 Pacific Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association (APA). The meeting will be […]


  According to Dutch scientist Paul Crutzen, the planet is on the cusp of entering a new geological age: the Anthropocene. Produced by the VPRO Backlight documentary series, The Age of Mankind verifies the evidence in support of Crutzen’s pronouncement,… […]

The Age of Mankind

Time is money, and a prison and a thief. Time is running out. We make time and spend it, we waste it and lose it and buy it and kill it. We are never on time, seldom in time, and […]

Some Thoughts on Henry David Thoreau ...

The speaker stepped to the podium in front of hundreds of nature lovers gathered for a nature film festival in Boulder, Colorado. But instead of kicking off the event, he said something unexpected. “I invite us now to become quiet […]

Bears and the Matrix

Some days after work, instead of taking the bus directly from campus, I like to walk through the lush Pacific Spirit Park, a Vancouver Regional Park that encircles the University of British Columbia like a green moat. It helps me […]

Wildness in the City: An Encounter ...