Joni Lynn Adamson

Professor, Environmental Humanities, Professor, Environmental Humanities

  • 49 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
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Personal profile

Research interests

Joni Adamson is Professor of Environmental Humanities in the Department of English and Senior Sustainability Scholar at the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University where she directs the Environmental Humanities Initiative (EHI).  She lectures internationally and is the author and/or co-editor of many books that helped to establish and expand the environmental humanities, including Keywords for Environmental Studies (New York University Press, 2016) and Humanities for the Environment: Integrating Knowledge, Forging New Constellations of Practice (Routledge, 2016). She is a Convener of the North American Observatory of the Humanities for the Environment global network.  

Education / Academic qualification

MA, Brigham Young University

… → 1989

BA, Idaho State University

… → 1981

PhD, University of Arizona

… → 1995

Keywords

  • Environmental Humanities, Ecocriticism, Indigenous Studies
  • Sustainability

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justice Social Sciences
food Social Sciences
literature Social Sciences
Cosmopolitics Arts & Humanities
Food Arts & Humanities
sovereignty Social Sciences
Climate Change Arts & Humanities
Environmental Justice Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 2003 2016

Encounter with a Mexican Jaguar: Nature, NAFTA, Militarization, and Ranching in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands

Adamson, J. Apr 30 2016 Globalization on the Line: Culture, Capital, and Citizenship at U.S. Borders. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 221-240 20 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

NAFTA
militarization
Mexico
ranching

Gathering the desert in an urban lab: Designing the citizen humanities

Adamson, J. Nov 10 2016 Humanities for the Environment: Integrating Knowledge, Forging New Constellations of Practice. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 106-119 14 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

desert
citizen
Vatican City
Arctic
environmental pollution
fishery
ontology

Introduction: Integrating knowledge, forging new constellations of practice in the environmental humanities

Adamson, J. Nov 10 2016 Humanities for the Environment: Integrating Knowledge, Forging New Constellations of Practice. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 3-19 17 p.

Research output: ResearchForeword/postscript

Networking Networks and Constellating New Practices in the Environmental Humanities

Adamson, J. Mar 1 2016 In : PMLA. 131, 2, p. 347-355 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

networking
Networking

Projects 2013 2016