Damian White, (Professor, History, Philosophy and Social Science) has recently given a range of invited talks on his research in Australia, Canada and the US.
White spoke about Design Ecologies, Creative Labor and Hybrid Ecological Democracy at the University of Sydney and the Western Political Science Association in Vancouver. He gave an invited paper Climate Security: Defending What and for Whom? at the Defensive Urbanism and Climate Security symposium at the Department of Urban Planning, MIT. He also organized a mini-conference with Hannah Teacher at MIT entitled Reconstructing Urban Natures? Building Engagements between Green Urbanism, the Resilient City, and Urban Political Ecology at the American Association of Geographers in Boston.