SCCP at PPEH on the Petro-Biennial Complex
Petro-Colonialism, Petro-Philanthropy, and Petro-Culture
17 March 2021 – 5pm at the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities
Ana María León (University of Michigan)
Andrew Herscher (University of Michigan)
Paulo Tavares (University of Brasilia)
Margaret Bruchac (University of Pennsylvania)
Pre-recorded presentation and registration for q&a available here.
Moderated by Daniel Barber
Ana María León and Andrew Herscher, co-founders of SCCP, will present two aspects of their research: on the petro-biennial complex which explores the role of BP as lead sponsor of the biennial, reframing its ambitions; and on the colonialcene, diffusing the border between settler colonial and climate justice apprehensions of the territory.