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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
  • A Line in the Sand
  • After Oil School Meeting
  • 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
  • Communicating Power: Energy, Canada and the Field(s) of Communication.
  • Editorship
  • Energy Commons
  • Energy Humanities and the North American Petroleumscape
  • Energy Humanities: An Anthology
  • Energy Justice
  • Energy Literacy, Transition, and Action
  • Energy Transition and the Canadian Suburb
  • Fracking
  • From Apartheid to Precarity: On the Politics of Separation
  • Fueling Culture
  • Grant
  • Imagining Futures.
  • Introduction: On the Energy Humanities
  • Introduction: Pipeline Politics
  • Life After Oil
  • Literature and Energy
  • Marx 2018
  • Meeting
  • O, Beautiful Earth (Under the Earth)!
  • On Energy impasse: Cultural and Social Barriers to Energy Transition
  • On Petrocultures
  • On Petrocultures: Globalization, Culture, and Energy
  • On the Politics of Extraction
  • On the Politics of Region
  • On the Politics of Region
  • Petrocultures
  • Petrocutures: Transitions
  • Pipeline Politics
  • Pipeline Politics
  • 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
  • Preface
  • Review of Karen Pinkus, Fuel
  • Roundtable on the Anthropocene
  • Supplying a Humanities Approach to Energy Use
  • Talk
  • Transitions: On Energy, Pipelines, Art and Justice
  • Triggering Transition
  • What is a Petroculture? Conjectures on Energy and Global Culture
  • What Is Canada Waiting For to Start Its Transition?
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  • Workshop