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IAS Waste: Inside-Out Earth - Residues of the Anthropocene in Africa

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IAS Waste

Inside-Out Earth: Residues of the Anthropocene in Africa

Gabrielle Hecht (History of Art, Yale University)

Andrew Barry (Geography, UCL) and Simukai Chigudu (International Development, Oxford) will provide responses.

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Gabrielle Hecht is Frank Stanton Foundation Professor of Nuclear Security at Stanford University, Professor of History, and a Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute. Her most recent monograph, Being Nuclear: Africans and the Global Uranium Trade (MIT Press, 2012) offers new perspectives on the global nuclear order by focusing on African uranium mines and miners. It received several awards for its contributions to African history, science and technology studies, and the humanities.

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