Precision is not accuracy.

Spotlight on Scholars: Rachele Dini and why the literature of waste matters

Top posts on the Discard Studies Blog in 2016

Bibliography for Critical Ecology

Take a deep breath – here’s what 2016 revealed about the deadly dangers of air pollution

Victory at Standing Rock reflects a failure of US energy and climate policy

CFP: The Lives and Afterlives of Plastic: A nearly carbon-neutral conference

CFP: Environmental Justice 2017 – Looking Back, Looking Forward

Bureaucrats and techies leading the pollution resistance against Trump

Fracking, mining, murder: the killer agenda driving migration in Mexico and Central America

CFP: Cities, Public Spaces and Rejects: Encounters and Confrontations between Rurality and Urbanity

CFP: Technical Landscapes: Aesthetics and the Environment in the History of Science and Art

CFP: Living in a Toxic World (1800-2000)

More boys are diagnosed with cancer than girls worldwide – why?

Article Alert! New articles in discard studies from October

Trump may reverse US climate policy but will have trouble dismantling EPA

Paid graduate positions in discard studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland

Why it’s easier for India to get to Mars than to tackle its toilet challenge

CFP: Queer/Crip Contagions

CFP: Remediation, Restoration and the Environmental Legacies of Extractive Industries in the North

In Trump’s America, 72% of the population is disposable

CFP: Repair Matters

CFP: Indigenous resurgence, Decolonization, and Movements for Environmental Justice

Discard Studies Article Alerts for October!

Call for Fellows: Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society

How toxic flame retardant chemicals become-and stay-ubiquitous in our homes and bodies

Dumping Milk from the Treadmill of Production

On Solidarity and Molecules (#MakeMuskratRight)

CFP: The moving boundaries of recycling in and beyond China

CFP: Integrating waste systems: interrogating system boundaries and performance possibilities (AAG 2016)

CFP: Opening the Bin – New perspectives on waste, culture and society from the humanities and the social sciences

PhD position in place/Land-based knowledge

Location, location, location: why South Australia could take the world’s nuclear waste

CFP: Environmental Justice & Deep Intersectionality

Article Alerts for September 2016

Superbugs evolve in waste water, and could end up in our food

CFP: The Politics of Valuation

CFP: Informality, legitimacy and authority in the age of the “Circular Economy” (AAG)

CFP: Trash Postgraduate Symposium (Vienna)

3 PhD positions in “Hazardous Travels: Ghost Acres and the Global Waste Economy”

CFP: Beyond the ‘end of Cheap Nature’: The production of waste-based commodity frontiers (AAG)

CFP: Ecologies of Toxicity

CFP: Unnecessary, Unwanted and Uncalled-for: A Workshop on Uselessness

Modular electronic products and waste

Modern Waste and Industrial Ruins in the Anthropocene

CFP: Analytics for the Anthropocene: Socioecological futures and scale

Article Alert for Discard Studies! (August 2016)

CFP: Racism’s Toxic Entanglements in the Age of Flint and Ferguson (AAG 2017)

CFP: Changing Secondhand Economies

Ethnographic Refusal: A How to Guide