Window image with ocean and mountains

Scaling Up: Planetary Imagination and Extinction in Mexican Culture

Thursday, October 24, 2019
4:00 pm
Kreger Hall 221

Carolyn Fornoff's research engages contemporary Mexican and Central American culture through the lens of ecocriticism. Her work examines how artists and writers portray the intersection between environmental and social justice through representational models that range from speculative fiction to the documentary.

Sponsored by the Department of Spanish & Portuguese; Humanities Center; and the Environmental Humanities Research Cluster

Carolyn Fornoff
Carolyn Fornoff
Assistant Professor of Latin American Literatures and Cultures, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign