The DFG Emmy-Noether Research Group “Hazardous Travels Ghost Acres and the Global Waste Economy” welcomes you to the conference “Hazardous Hope: Exploring New Ways of Narrating Toxic Bodies and Landscapes?” The conference will take place at the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society in Munich, Germany, on December 10-11, 2020. The tandem keynote lecture will be held by environmental historian Kate Brown (University of Maryland, Baltimore) and the artists of the institute for incongruous translation at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich on the evening of December 9, 2020.

For further information on the CfP, refer to the conference website. Please consider circulating the CfP widely to colleagues or networks you think might be interested in applying. Also please feel free to share on social media as well (Twitter @Haztrav).

The CfP deadline is Friday, July 31, 2020. Acceptance notifications will be sent out the latest by September 15, 2020.

We appreciate it very much if you circulate this CfP among the Australian EH community as well!

We look forward to your contribution and to see you soon again in Munich,
Ayushi Dhawan, Maximilian Feichtner, and Jonas Stuck

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