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The illusions of the neo-technical age. Energy Imaginaries between the New Deal and the Green New Deal

Lecture by Jaime Vindel in the course organised by the Institute of Cultural Studies and Social Change (IECCS) “Ecosocial challenges for a world in flames”. The electrification of modern societies has been presented as an alternative to fossil fuels in contexts ranging from the interwar period to the present day. This conference analyse how this…

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Specialization course “Limits and Possibilities of the Energy Transition”

The specialization course “Limits and Possibilities of the Energy Transition” was held at the Center for Human and Social Sciences of the CSIC from April 25 to 28, 2022. The course was organized by the Research Project “Energy Humanities”. You can watch the videos below:  

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Workshop “Archives and historical memory of environmentalism in Spain”

The Workshop “Archives and historical memory of environmentalism in Spain” was held on April 8 online. You can find the complete program here. Below you can see the different recorded sessions.

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International Conference Intentional Communities: Concrete Utopias in History

The International Conference Intentional Communities: Concrete Utopias in History, organised by the HISTOPIA Group and the Transatlantic Network for the Study of Utopias, was held at La Corrala Cultural Centre in Madrid from 25 to 27 October 2021. The Conference sessions were recorded and are available on the YouTube channel RedUtopias which can be accessed…

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TEL+50/ Transdisciplinary readings 2021: 50th anniversary of The Entropy Law and the Economic Process, the landmark work by Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen

2021 marks exactly half a century since the publication of a book whose importance and depth in diagnosing the problems of late modernity has only increased since its publication. In the field of social science, Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen’s seminal work, The Law of Entropy and the Economic Process, made a decisive contribution to a new perspective…

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Lecture by Jaime Vindel on Modernity and the textile industry.

On the occasion of the opening of the exhibition of the project Injerto. Textil Vivo, available from September 28 at Matadero Madrid’s Terrario space, Jaime Vindel gives a talk on Modernity and the textile industry: between fossil capital and the ethics of consumption.

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