Imaginaries of the Future City: Envisioning Climate Change and Technological Cityscapes Through Contemporary Speculative Fiction
The aim of the project is to further constitute a unique collaboration between these diverse fields of study that, despite their different approaches, are connected in their specific focus on the role of narratives in constructing (collective) imaginations of a safe urban environment.
To be published in Fall 2022: the special issue 'Narratives & Climate Change' with the peer-reviewed, open access, international journal Interférences littéraires/Literaire interferenties. Edited by Marjolein van Herten, Jilt Jorritsma & Marieke Winkler.
Mini-symposium on Climate fiction, with lectures by Marjolein van Herten and Marieke Winkler and a poetry performance by Moya De Feyter. Organized by the Maatschappij der Nederlandse Letterkunde ZUID, 28 May 2022 (Roermond, the Netherlands).
Public event 'Orde en verwarring in de stad', session on 'De toekomstige stad. Veiligheid in tijden van opwarming', 22 October 2020 (Utrecht, the Netherlands).
International, online workshop ‘Narratives & Climate Change’, 25-26 June 2020.
Kick-off meeting, 29 October 2019 (Utrecht, the Netherlands).
If you have any questions on our activities or want to explore the possibilities for collaboration, contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Marjolein van Herten, email@example.com
Dr. Marieke Winkler, firstname.lastname@example.org
Prof. Dr. Brigitte Adriaensen
Dr. ir. Raoul Beunen
Prof. Dr. Stefan Dekker (Utrecht University)
Dr. Andries Hof (Utrecht University)
Prof. Dr. Dave Huitema
Jilt Jorritsma, MA
Prof. Dr. Lilian Lechner
Prof. Dr. Paquita Pérez Salgado