PFN Monthly Meeting: -Environmental Inequity in Nogojiwanong/Peterborough – Members Only
December 8 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
(Slideshow night cancelled)
Michael Classens and Stephanie Rutherford will talk about their new partnership with Community Race Relations Committee of Peterborough (CRRC) and Kawartha World Issues Centre (KWIC), which aims to document environmental inequality and resilience in Peterborough City and County. Michael and Stephanie will talk about what a justice lens brings to environmental questions, describe the broader project, and offer some reflections on the preliminary results of this research.
Stephanie Rutherford PhD is an associate professor in the School of the Environment at Trent University who thinks and writes about environmental justice, animal studies, and the environmental humanities. She is the author of Governing the Wild: Ecotours of Power (2011), and Villain, Vermin, Icon, Kin: Wolves and the Making of Canada (2022).Michael Classens PhD is an assistant professor in the School of the Environment at University of Toronto. His work is broadly concerned with issues of social and environmental justice, with a specific focus on these dynamics within the context of food systems.
Virtual Meeting on Zoom
Invitations e-mailed to members