ICC Films (Fall 2017)

These films are best viewed via a high-speed Internet connection. Some browser configurations require playback in an external video player. In these cases, the free and open source VLC Media Player is recommended.

Franz Mauelshagen, “Science & the Evolution of Planetary Politics: A Political Epistemology for the Anthropocene”

Environmental historian Helmuth Franz Mauelshagen’s talk on the transformative power of scientific knowledge in the Anthropocene and its place in the context of planetary politics. UF Professor of the History of Science Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis responds.

Helmuth Trischler, “The Anthropocene: Rethinking Environment & Society, Disciplines & Time”

Historian of Technology Helmuth Trischler’s talk on controversies surrounding the concept of the Anthropocene and its inextricably linked dual careers as a geological and a cultural term. UF Professor of Religion, Nature and Environmental Ethics Bron Taylor responds.