Topics in International Justice, Rights, and the Environment public seminar talks
- Monday, Apr 26, 2021 2:30 PM
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- Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
- Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment & Resources
The Case for Framing Plastic Pollution as a Justice Issue: How a feminist and anti-colonial laboratory does it
Elise Earles, CLEAR
Elise Earles (she/her or they/them) is a settler from what is currently known as St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada (unceded Beothuk territory). She graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland with a Bachelor of Science (Cell & Molecular Biology) and a Bachelor of Arts (Sociology) and will be beginning her Juris Doctor degree in September 2021. Mx. Earles is a recent alumna of the Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research (CLEAR) where she worked as a research assistant from 2017 to 2021. Through her work at CLEAR she has been given the opportunity to explore the nexus between the natural and social sciences - in keeping with her diverse educational background. Her emerging research interests centre critical criminology and all things technoscience. She is particularly interested in how science and technology can be mobilized as tools for justice.
Stay tuned (and RSVP) for future Topics in International Justice, Rights, and the Environment public seminar talks, held every Monday from 2:30 - 3:30 pm PT.