Freshkills Park Talks: Operating the Biggest Landfill in the World with Martin Bellew

New article alert- The Beasts of Burial: Pizzigamorti and Public Health for the Plague in Early Modern Venice

New article alert- Managing the Experience of Evidence: England’s Experimental Waste Technologies and their Immodest Witnesses

CPF: BLESS THIS MESS: Media and Domesticity

Open call for photos of trash (material, metaphorical or otherwise) from the Occupy Wall Street Movement

“Products, Plastics, Putrefaction, and Power:” A lecture by Samantha MacBride

Discard by Power: Occupy Wall Street’s People’s Library Dumped

Call for Objects!

Space Trash and Space Fence: Exotic yet familiar waste

Shoes and ducks: pollutants as “proper” boundary objects

‘Disease avoidance: from animals to culture’

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Beijing Besieged by Waste 垃圾围城

CFP: Littered with Meaning: Environmental Pollution and Waste in Literature and Other Arts

Invisible Culture

Tsunami Debris Disaster Tourism

Capitalism and Socio-Spatial Dialectics of ‘Waste’

“Trashing Performance” at Goldsmiths

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The Life of New Materials

CFP: Material Culture Symposium for Emerging Scholars 2012

Discarding Values

No thumbnail for CFP: German Graduate Studies Conference: Wasted Spaces

CFP: German Graduate Studies Conference: Wasted Spaces

Trans Trash Exhibition: Understanding Waste Streams

Sneak Peak this Sunday, October 2

Call for Collaborators: Trash Lab

CFP: On the Subject of Archives

New article: Souvenir salvage and the death of great naval ships

No thumbnail for Garbage strikes and the imposed categories of modernity

Garbage strikes and the imposed categories of modernity

No thumbnail for New article: Geographies of shit

New article: Geographies of shit

No thumbnail for CFP: Plastic Pollution Working Group

CFP: Plastic Pollution Working Group

No thumbnail for Dancing Discards

Dancing Discards

No thumbnail for “Going Green but Getting Nowhere” — from the New York Times

“Going Green but Getting Nowhere” — from the New York Times

No thumbnail for CFP: Definitions of Power: Units, Ideas, and Images in the History of Energy

CFP: Definitions of Power: Units, Ideas, and Images in the History of Energy

No thumbnail for CFP: Transfers, a new Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

CFP: Transfers, a new Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

Discards of an Exodus: Archeology at the US/Mexican Border

No thumbnail for Geography does trash

Geography does trash

No thumbnail for Lecture on Vibrant Hoards at the New School 9/13

Lecture on Vibrant Hoards at the New School 9/13

No thumbnail for Fellowship: Everyday Life: The Textures and Politics of the Ordinary, Persistent, and Repeated

Fellowship: Everyday Life: The Textures and Politics of the Ordinary, Persistent, and Repeated

No thumbnail for Foraging in the foreclosed commons

Foraging in the foreclosed commons

No thumbnail for New solar-powered, trash-compacting rubbish bins in Jersey City

New solar-powered, trash-compacting rubbish bins in Jersey City

No thumbnail for The Citizen’s Guide to Plastic Pollution

The Citizen’s Guide to Plastic Pollution

No thumbnail for Material World reviews the Bottom of Purses and Backs of Drawers

Material World reviews the Bottom of Purses and Backs of Drawers

No thumbnail for CFP: Culture Matters

CFP: Culture Matters

No thumbnail for Methodology for Discard Studies

Methodology for Discard Studies

No thumbnail for CFP: Wasting Nature: Ecocriticism and Photography

CFP: Wasting Nature: Ecocriticism and Photography

Trash’s Competing Utopias

No thumbnail for CFP: Philosophy and Waste

CFP: Philosophy and Waste

No thumbnail for Call for Abstracts – World Solid Waste Congress 2012

Call for Abstracts – World Solid Waste Congress 2012

No thumbnail for Call for Papers:  Political Ecology, Culture, and Waste

Call for Papers: Political Ecology, Culture, and Waste

No thumbnail for CFP: Court Medicine: Healthcare Personnel and Sanitary Politics in European Courts, late 15c-18c

CFP: Court Medicine: Healthcare Personnel and Sanitary Politics in European Courts, late 15c-18c

No thumbnail for 7/12/11: How Street Cleaners Saved the City: Garbage, Government, and Public Health in New York

7/12/11: How Street Cleaners Saved the City: Garbage, Government, and Public Health in New York