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Dipesh Chakrabarty: History on an Expanded Canvas: The Anthropocene’s Invitation
English original version
Keynote, Jan 13, 2013
What is the price of the Anthropocene for the global South? Historian Dipesh Chakrabarty draws a line from capitalism to global warming and questions of global justice. Or, as he puts it, if a large amount of humanity did not live in poverty, pollution in the atmosphere would be much worse than it is. A critical look at wicked problems,” the easily understood but difficult to solve problems of the Anthropocene.