All posts by Adam Mandelman

A photograph of Jedediah Purdy, taken by Brian Hamilton, March 2017.

Politics for a Maimed World: A Conversation with Jedediah Purdy

The acclaimed cultural critic and author of “After Nature” set off to explore the uncharted depths of the Anthropocene. But he found Thoreau there waiting for him.

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CHE graduate students and faculty members gathered in a circle of interdisciplinary conversation during our place-based workshop on "Landscapes of Extraction" in May 2014. Photo by William Cronon. Click to enlarge.

Working the Edge; or, How We Built This Thing

One year since launch, our founding managing editor looks back on building Edge Effects.

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Checkerboard mesa strata

Seven Ways to Sense the Anthropocene

Seven projects that help us to better sense—visualize, hear, count—ecological and social transformations in the “Age of Humans.”

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