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More Petrocultures Podcasting

Listen to Petrocultures and After Oil members talk about their recently published books, exploring solar possibilities, the end of fossil fuels, and the 1970s energy crisis. Ayesha…

Announcement, Event

Announcement: Petrocultures 2024 Biennial Conference: Los Angeles (USA) and Perth (Australia)

We are excited to announce that the 6th biennial Petrocultures Conference will take place in two locations: Los Angeles (USA) and Perth (Australia)! For more information, contact info, and the…

Announcement, Podcasts

Petrocultures Podcasting

Looking for a new podcast while you wait for spring? Check out these recent podcast appearences by Petrocultures members! Mark Simpson appeared with Heather Davis on the…

Announcement, Event

New After Oil 3 Podcast Series: Volatile Trajectories

Members of the Petrocultures Research Group recently gathered to form After Oil 3 (AOS 3), a new After Oil project dedicated to experimenting with ways of creating…

Announcement, Book

New Book! Cold Water Oil: Offshore Petroleum Cultures

Petrocultures Research Group members Danine Farquharson and Fiona Polack have just published a cutting edge edited collection, Cold Water Oil: Offshore Petroleum Cultures. In this post, Danine…

Announcement

Welcome!

Dear friends, colleagues, and visitors, Welcome to the revised and revamped Petrocultures website! 2021 marks the end of the first decade in the life of the Petrocultures…

Article

Making and Meeting Online

Anne Pasek, Emily Roehl, and Caleb Wellum published a white paper on low carbon conferences and a related article at The Conversation during their tenure as postdoctoral…

Event

The International Youth Deliberation on Energy Futures

The global youth climate strikes of 2019 and early 2020 revealed the desire of young people to address climate change and the injustices associated with it. Yet,…

Article

What are the Energy Humanities?

Just what are the Energy Humanities? The Energy Humanities attends to the ways energy resources, systems, and use patterns shape the material, social, and cultural conditions of…

Article

Greening Canada? Energy and Climate Policy in the 2020 Throne Speech

Each session of Canada’s Parliament opens with a Speech from the Throne, which provides an overview of the state of the nation and outlines the government’s current…