Reason and affect

Reason and Affect in the Anthropocene, University of Copenhagen, 19-20 May 2016

This two-day international conference interrogates the intersection of two issues important to contemporary debates about political culture, public discourse, and social activism. First, the relationship between reason and affect and its implications for how broad-based movements work can frame and inspire political change at both the local and the global level. Second, the political and social implication for a new geological epoch called the “Anthropocene.” Read more about the conference below.