Events

RESCHEDULED | Sites Unseen: Industrial Hazards, Systemic Risk, and the Remaking of American Cities

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
919 Thompson Hall | UMass Amherst
This talk examines the interplay of urban demography, industrialization and risk management to identify local mechanisms driving socio-environmental change. Dr. Frickel is the Director of Graduate Studies at the Institute at Brown for Environment and Society, specializing in research and teaching on the intersections of nature, knowledge and politics.