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  1. Energy Cafe

    Energy Cafe

    This Café is presented by Professor Adrian Finch, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of St Andrews. Professor Finch specialises in...

  2. Departmental Seminar --- Dr Sean Field

    Departmental Seminar --- Dr Sean Field

    Title: Accounting for climate change: Financial performances and attributions of responsibility

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  3. Departmental Seminar --- Anna Rauter

    Departmental Seminar --- Anna Rauter

    Title: Elite Energy Transitions: Leaders and Experts Promoting Renewable Energy Futures in Norway

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  4. Departmental Seminar -- Dr Pauline Destrée
    Cancelled

    Departmental Seminar -- Dr Pauline Destrée

    Title: Clean Oil: managing toxicity, responsibility and techno-scientific expertise in Ghana

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  5. Departmental Seminar -- Dr Vindhya Buthpitiya

    Departmental Seminar -- Dr Vindhya Buthpitiya

    Title: Dreaming in Cinestyle: Studio Photography and Trans/National Imaginaries in Northern Sri Lanka

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  6. Departmental Seminar --- Dr Méadhbh McIvor

    Departmental Seminar --- Dr Méadhbh McIvor

    Title: Hell and Other People: Social Change and Collective Responsibility in an English Evangelical Community

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  7. Departmental Seminar --- Dr Bridget Bradley

    Departmental Seminar --- Dr Bridget Bradley

    Title: 'I wouldn't call it anxiety': Resistance to anxiety as a label for the emotional responses to the climate crisis in Britain

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  8. Departmental Seminar -- Dr Jan Ketil Simonsen

    Departmental Seminar -- Dr Jan Ketil Simonsen

    Title: From nature to culture and back: The identity politics of Iberian ham and cultural notions of the dehesa forest pastures in Spain

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  9. Energy Cafe

    Energy Cafe

    Dr James Rae - Climate change: lessons from Earth's past for our future

    By studying the fingerprints of climate change in the past, scientists are rapidly improving our understanding of what may happen in the future. In this Café I...

  10. Departmental Seminar -- Dr Lisa Davidson
    Cancelled

    Departmental Seminar -- Dr Lisa Davidson

    Title: Multiculturalism as the Work of Miracles - Christianity and Canadian Belonging Among Racialized Presbyterians in Toronto

    Dr Lisa Davidson York University Title: Multiculturalism as the Work of Miracles -- Christianity and Canadian Belonging Among Racialized Presbyterians in...

  11. Departmental Seminar --- Dr Alysa Ghose

    Departmental Seminar --- Dr Alysa Ghose

    Title: Knowledge from feeling, action from advice - the collective hustle and erotic witnessing of spiritual development in Cuban Espiritismo

    Dr Alysa Ghose University of Edinburgh Title: Knowledge from feeling, action from advice -- the collective hustle and erotic witnessing of spiritual...

  12. Departmental Seminar -- Dr Julienne Obadia

    Departmental Seminar -- Dr Julienne Obadia

    Title: Paying in Processing Time - The Contract Complex, Polyamory, and the Relational Production of Unrelationality in American Late Liberalism

    Dr Julienne Obadia University of Cambridge Title: Paying in Processing Time -- The Contract Complex, Polyamory, and the Relational Production of...

  13. Poetry and Power

    Poetry and Power

    Join the Centre of Energy Ethics as we draw upon art to explore some of the most pressing concerns of our time in an evening of readings by award-winning poets...

  14. Departmental Seminar --- Dr Pedro de Niemeyer Cesarino

    Departmental Seminar --- Dr Pedro de Niemeyer Cesarino

    Title: Amazonian shamanic iconographies: A comparative study

    Dr Pedro de Niemeyer Cesarino University of São Paulo Title: Amazonian shamanic iconographies: a comparative study Abstract: TBA

  15. Shape/Shift --- Concrete Poetry in Action

    Shape/Shift --- Concrete Poetry in Action

    How can a poem demonstrate or empower positive change? Join writer and interdisciplinary artist Rebecca Sharp in creating poems as activating objects. You will...

  16. Departmental Seminar -- Prof Jenny Huberman

    Departmental Seminar -- Prof Jenny Huberman

    Title: Moments are Still the Elements of Profit: The App Economy and the Digital Extraction of Surplus-Value  

    Departmental Seminar, guest speaker followed by Q&A. Hosted by the Department of Social Anthropology.

  17. Coal and Energy Transitions in India

    Coal and Energy Transitions in India

    We would like to invite you to join us at an online seminar being hosted by Dr Itay Noy, Research Fellow within the Centre for Energy Ethics, Department of...

  18. Ladislav Holy Memorial Lecture: Prof Michael Herzfeld

    Ladislav Holy Memorial Lecture: Prof Michael Herzfeld

    You are warmly invited to attend the 2022 Ladislav Holy Memorial Lecture, to be delivered by Prof Michael Herzfeld (Harvard University). The LHML honours one of...

  19. Amerindian Voices: Online Exhibition

    Amerindian Voices: Online Exhibition

    Amerindian women share their experiences

    All are welcome to the online launch of the Centre for Amerindian, Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CAS) exhibition, Amerindian Voices. In this small...

  20. From Zoonotics to Anthroponotics

    From Zoonotics to Anthroponotics

    The Past and Present of Disease Transmission between Animals and Humans

    This online symposium organised by The Global War Against the Rat and the Epistemic Emergence of Zoonosis project in collaboration with Monica H. Green is...

  21. Rest and Solidarity Tearoom

    Rest and Solidarity Tearoom

    Our Ukrainian colleagues, students and members of the St Andrews community have been through a lot in the past two weeks and may feel anxious for friends and...

  22. Oil Markets and Crude Politics

    Oil Markets and Crude Politics

    This event is part of the Ukraine: Energy in the Spotlight series.

    In this seminar, we explore how oil is operating as a key political device involving not only Ukraine and Russia, but also implicating global energy systems and...

  23. Online exhibition: Controlling the Plague in British India

    Online exhibition: Controlling the Plague in British India

    The ERC-funded project Visual Representations of the Third Plague Pandemic, led by Dr Christos Lynteris, has curated an online exhibition on the subject of...

  24. Natural Gas & Pipeline Geopolitics

    Natural Gas & Pipeline Geopolitics

    This event is part of the Ukraine: Energy in the Spotlight Series

    In this seminar, we explore how natural gas connects the world in material and geopolitical ways as brought to the fore by the war in Ukraine. The country is...

  25. Energy Café --- Postcards and the (Post-)industrial Sublime

    Energy Café --- Postcards and the (Post-)industrial Sublime

    Dr Victoria Donovan's AHRC project Donbas in Focus: Visions of Industry in the Ukrainian East explores the ways that Donbas, a heavily industrialised...

  26. Energy Ethics 2021:  Energy Transitions & Planetary Futures

    Energy Ethics 2021: Energy Transitions & Planetary Futures

    Energy demand is growing, while urgent calls to reduce and mitigate the environmental impact of carbon emissions are intensifying. Transitioning our societies...

  27. Electricity Networks -- Connecting Worlds by Wires

    Electricity Networks -- Connecting Worlds by Wires

    This event is part of the Ukraine: Energy in the Spotlight series.

    In this seminar, we explore the electricity networks that connect Ukrainians and connect Ukraine to the broader region. Since 2017, Ukraine has been preparing...

  28. Centre for Energy Ethics: Being Human Festival 2021

    Centre for Energy Ethics: Being Human Festival 2021

    What happens when we bring together artists and researchers to think and talk about energy? The Centre for Energy Ethics and the University of St Andrews invite...

  29. Departmental Seminar -- Dr Brian Alleyne

    Departmental Seminar -- Dr Brian Alleyne

    Title: Technological speculations and explorations in odd places, or, how to be a geek in the Global South

    Dr Brian Alleyne University of London, Goldsmiths Title: Technological speculations and explorations in odd places, or, how to be a geek in the Global South...

  30. Thinking Inclusively

    Thinking Inclusively

    A Lecture Series on the Role of Inclusive Academia in Intellectual Development

    We are happy to invite you to the lecture series 'Thinking Inclusively: A Lecture Series on the Role of Inclusive Academia in Intellectual...

  31. Amerindian Views on Global Warming

    Amerindian Views on Global Warming

    Three Amerindian women leaders speak in the run up to COP26

    In this panel, three indigenous Amerindian women -- Glicéria Tupinambř, Francineia Fontes Baniwa and Olinda Silvano Shipibo-Konibo, who are leaders,...

  32. Energy Cafe -- Moral or Pragmatic? The Case of ESG

    Energy Cafe -- Moral or Pragmatic? The Case of ESG

    Presented by Dr Aina Begim

    Sustainable investments have seen tremendous growth in recent years as investors have sought to incorporate Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues...

  33. Equality Matters Symposium

    Equality Matters Symposium

    Global Challenges 'Sustainable Futures' Symposia Series

    The 'Equality Matters' symposium is coordinated by the St Andrews Global Challenges Forum. The St Andrews Global Challenges Forum was formed in 2018...

  34. Energy Café -- Caste system and energy inequalities

    Energy Café -- Caste system and energy inequalities

    Among their many privileges, India's wealthiest households can rely on a consistent supply of electricity and access to cooking gas. The situation is...

  35. PEPtalks: Achieving and Capturing Policy Impact

    PEPtalks: Achieving and Capturing Policy Impact

    Ever wondered what role research and evidence plays in policymaking? Have you considered how your research can help inform policy? Do you know how to engage...

  36. Places We Love: Art and the Ukrainian East

    Places We Love: Art and the Ukrainian East

    Exhibition and Weekend Sale

    Places We Love: Art and the Ukrainian East features the work of four contemporary Ukrainian artists: Viktor 'Corwic' Zasypkin, Masha Pronina,...

  37. Energy Café | Accounting for Greenhouse Gas (GHG) | 2 November 12-1pm

    Energy Café | Accounting for Greenhouse Gas (GHG) | 2 November 12-1pm

    In a world where reducing GHG emissions is at the top of corporate and governmental policy agendas, accounting for GHG is essential. At the next Energy Café,...

  38. St Andrews Institute for Gender Studies Research Seminar

    St Andrews Institute for Gender Studies Research Seminar

    Elise Watson, from the school of history, will be giving a presentation titled 'Gender, Invisibility and the Circulation of Print in the Dutch...

  39. Energy Cafe

    Energy Cafe

    Rebalancing Climate Finance

    The transition towards a low-carbon economy requires the fundamental reallocation of financial capital from current technologies towards green innovation. The...

  40. Elbow patches are the new black: transitioning to net zero

    Elbow patches are the new black: transitioning to net zero

    Centre for Energy Ethics - Energy Café

    Through a visually stunning interactive talk, environmental photographer and renewable energy expert Ted Leeming will explore the successes, failures and truths...

  41. Departmental Seminar --- Prof Jenny Huberman
    Cancelled

    Departmental Seminar --- Prof Jenny Huberman

    Title: Moments are Still the Elements of Profit - The App Economy and the Digital Extraction of Surplus-Value

    Prof Jenny Huberman University of Missouri, Kansas City Title: Moments are Still the Elements of Profit -- The App Economy and the Digital Extraction of...

  42. Energy Cafe -- Dr Pauline Destree

    Energy Cafe -- Dr Pauline Destree

    Oil and Development: local content and corporate power in Ghana

    The Centre for Energy Ethics invites you to join its next Energy café, hosted by Dr Pauline Destree, entitled Oil and Development: local content and corporate...

  43. Masters students --- invitation to a Mock COP

    Masters students --- invitation to a Mock COP

    As we prepare for the UN United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26, the University of St Andrews' Centre for Energy Ethics & Model...

  44. Anthropological Perspectives on the War in Ukraine

    Anthropological Perspectives on the War in Ukraine

    A Virtual Discussion

    The war in Ukraine has disrupted the lives of millions of people leading to displacement, loss of lives and economic precarity. The University Anthropology...

  45. Productive Potentialities Within---and Beyond---Lithiumphilia

    Productive Potentialities Within---and Beyond---Lithiumphilia

    Guest Lecture by Mark Goodale, University of Lausanne

    Join us for a lecture by Mark Goodale visiting from the University of Lausanne, where he is a Professor of Cultural and Social Anthropology. This paper is...

  46. 'Rubbish belongs to the poor: hygienic enclosure and the waste commons' by Patrick O'Hare

    'Rubbish belongs to the poor: hygienic enclosure and the waste commons' by Patrick O'Hare

    Book launch

    Join us for a celebration of the new book from St Andrews Future Leaders Fellow Dr. Patrick O'Hare. Patrick, who will be joined by Scottish novelist Chris...

  47. Eco-Anxious in St Andrews

    Eco-Anxious in St Andrews

    Comparing climate anxiety in university and community populations - STACEES Research Seminar

    This exciting University event brings into dialogue two recent research projects on eco-anxiety. Both studies examined experiences of anxiety about the climate...

  48. Energy Cafe

    Energy Cafe

    Reporting greenhouse gas emissions from electricity consumption. Hosted by Mirko Schäfer

    Due to ambitious climate targets and decreasing costs for renewable energy generation, electricity has become "greener" in the EU over the past...

  49. Coal: Old and New

    Coal: Old and New

    This event is part of the Ukraine: Energy in the Spotlight series.

    In this seminar, we explore both the longstanding historical role of coal and its place in new energy imaginaries in a country where coal production has been...

  50. Shape/Shift --- Concrete Poetry in Action
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    Shape/Shift --- Concrete Poetry in Action

    How can a poem demonstrate or empower positive change? Join writer and interdisciplinary artist Rebecca Sharp in creating poems as activating objects. You will...

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