Public lecture — ETH, Zurich ‘So long, and thanks for all the fish: Navigating the impact of settler colonial violence and the Anthropocene on human-fish relations in Treaty Six Territory, Alberta, Canada’

I gave a talk at the invitation of the Architecture department at ETH in Zurich on November 10, 2016. It was entitled ‘So long, and thanks for all the fish: Navigating the impact of settler colonial violence and the Anthropocene on human-fish relations in Treaty Six Territory, Alberta, Canada’.  You can watch it here: https://cast.switch.ch/vod/clips/1vy6tkcs45/streaming.html  

Interview: web exclusive on ‘political anger’ (Out in the Open, CBC)

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I’m really honoured that Piya Chattopadhyay of Out in the Open on CBC interviewed me about my relationship to ‘political anger’ and expressing anger as an Indigenous feminist scholar working in Canada and the UK — here’s an edited version of the interview. http://www.cbc.ca/radio/outintheopen/political-anger-architects-1.3825756/web-exclusive-polite-no-more-1.3825965

ANTH 5210F –Special Topics in Indigenous Studies: Decolonizing the Anthropocene

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? https://twitter.com/ZoeSTodd/status/755740945186955264 I’m teaching a fall term graduate seminar on ‘Decolonizing the Anthropocene’. The Anthropocene Working Group (AWG) will be determining the terms and conditions (including determining the start date) of the Anthropocene this year. The term has become what anthropologist Beth Reddy calls a ‘charismatic mega-category’, which sweeps…

Daniels Public Lecture: Zoe Todd

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This March I was very thrilled to give a public lecture at the Daniels School of Architecture at the University of Toronto. The talk was part of the Master of Visual Studies Proseminar Series organized generously by Charles Stankievech. Abstract (from the Youtube video): “”Fish pluralities, refraction and decolonization…

News

Very excited to share the news that, as of  01 July, I will be starting a preliminary tenure-track position as a lecturer in the department of Sociology and Anthropology at Carleton University. Also, I was very honoured to be invited to participate in the ‘World of Matter’ event at Concordia University in February 2015. You…