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Szeman, Imre

Bio

Imre Szeman conducts research and teaches in the areas of energy and environmental studies, critical and cultural theory, and social and political philosophy. His work focuses on the social and cultural changes necessary to enable energy transition: the transition from the current dominant form of energy – oil – to other energy systems. Recent books include Fueling Culture: 101 Words for Energy and Environment (Fordham UP, 2017; co-editor), Energy Humanities: A Reader (Johns Hopkins UP, 2017; co-editor) and Petrocultures: Oil, Politics, Culture (McGill-Queen’s UP, 2017; co-editor). 
Szeman, Imre
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Publications, Activities, and Awards

  • Canada needs an energy transition policy--for the environment and good jobs
  • 2067
  • Afterword
  • Beyond Petroculture: Strategies for a Left Energy Transition
  • Collaborative Meeting
  • Communicating Power: Energy, Canada and the Field(s) of Communication
  • Communicating Power: Energy, Canada and the Field(s) of Communication
  • Editorship
  • Energy Humanities and the North American Petroleumscape
  • Energy Humanities: An Anthology
  • Energy Justice
  • Fracking
  • Fueling Culture
  • Grant
  • Introduction: On the Energy Humanities
  • Introduction: Pipeline Politics
  • Meeting
  • Meeting
  • On the Politics of Extraction
  • Pipeline Politics: Oil, Borders and Energy Futures
  • Pipelines and Territories: On Energy and Environmental Futures in Canada
  • Pipelines and Territories: On Energy and Environmental Futures in Canada
  • Review of Karen Pinkus, Fuel
  • Talk
  • Transitions: On Energy, Pipelines, Art and Justice
  • Triggering Transition
  • What is a Petroculture? Conjectures on Energy and Global Culture
  • Workshop