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Waste away

Max Liboiron advises to be on the look out for Joshua Reno’s forthcoming book (February 2016), Waste Away: Working and Living with a North American Landfill, published with University of California Press. Josh Reno is a mainstay scholar of Discard Studies and has published numerous articles about landfills, municipal solid waste,...

Terra blight, Directed by Isaac Brown

In 1983 TIME magazine bestowed its coveted person-of-the-year award to the computer. This invention revolutionized the way we work, play and communicate. Since then, technology has advanced at an amazing speed, and in order to keep up we are replacing our old machines at the same rate,...

Shipbreakers, Directed by: Michael Kot

As visually mesmerizing as it is compelling, Shipbreakers takes the viewer into the heart of Alang, India, a vibrant shantytown where 40,000 people live and work in the most primitive conditions. Since the early ’80s, the rusting hulks of thousands of the world’s largest ships have been...