Call for Papers: Special Issue – Climate Fiction, Friction & Fact

Following the Utopia, Dystopia and Climate Change Utopian Studies Society conference, which focused on the utopian and dystopian possible outcomes of anthropogenic global warming, we are delighted to announce a call for contributions to a special issue. For this special issue authors, drawing on their unique disciplinary and, crucially, interdisciplinary perceptions, are invited to submit papers for … Continue reading Call for Papers: Special Issue – Climate Fiction, Friction & Fact


CFP: Working Environments, Unruly Natures WERN 2020 in Bonn, July 28-30

We are excited to announce the CFP for the Sixth Annual World-Ecology Research Network conference in Bonn, July 28-20, 2020. Find the CFP here. Please feel welcome to distribute far and wide. Hope to see you in Germany! If you have any questions, email

Regular Registration is Open! (plus, hotel discount opportunity)

There are three weeks remaining to register without the late fee add-on. You can do so here: We are pleased to let you know that we have negotiated a discounted room rate of $169 + tax at the Hotel Whitcomb for the nights of May 29 through June 2. The Whitcomb is located at … Continue reading Regular Registration is Open! (plus, hotel discount opportunity)


Regular registration is $150. We offer $20 discounts for early registration and for those who are not fully employed. There are late registration options, as seen on the form:  The registration fee includes everything the conference has to offer: all plenary and panel presentations, coffee and snacks, and dinners Thursday, May 30 and Saturday, … Continue reading REGISTER NOW!


The World-Ecology Research Network is a global community of scholars, activists, and artists committed to developing emancipatory knowledges for the 21stcentury. The world-ecology conversation seeks the widest range of perspectives in pursuit of transcending the dualisms fundamental to modern thought, above all Nature and Society and the practices of exploitation, appropriation, and domination entangled with it.

2018 Helsinki CON­TACT

For questions regarding registration, payment or accommodation email: For questions regarding abstracts or general inquiries email: or For more information about the World-ecology Research Network, please visit: Or, for the Network conferences, past and present, visit: Local Organizing Committee: Maria Ehrnström-Fuentes, Supply Chain Management and Social Responsibility, Hanken School of Economics Sophia Hagolani-Albov, Agricultural Sciences, University of … Continue reading 2018 Helsinki CON­TACT