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  • PL 24 (Unioninkatu 40)

    00014

    Finland

20142021

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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

Parker Krieg is a postdoctoral fellow in environmental humanities at the University of Helsinki, affiliated with the Humanities Programme in the Faculty of Arts and the Helsinki Institute for Sustainability Science. His research and teaching focuses on twentieth and twenty-first century American literature and culture, environmental justice, and cultural memory. He is a member of the Humanities for the Environment (Circumpolar Observatory), and a Helsinki-team member of the Academy of Finland consortium "iNARR: Instrumental Narratives." He is currently at work on a monograph, A Flexible World: Literature and Environment in the Post-Fordist Era.

Education/Academic qualification

English, PhD, University of Oregon

Literary and Cultural Studies, MA, Carnegie Mellon University

Classical Civilization, BA, Indiana university

Fields of Science

  • 6122 Literature studies
  • American Literature
  • Cultural Studies
  • Environmental Humanities

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Food Cultures and Critical Sustainability

Krieg, P. (ed.), Hartman, S. (ed.) & Rekow, L. (ed.), 2021, Switzerland: MDPI AG. (Humanities)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issue

Boom/Bust: Tragic Logistics and Accelerationist Comedy in Petroleum Transport

Krieg, P., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Transportation and the Culture of Climate Change. West Virginia university press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Heritage Naturecultures

Krieg, P., Thomas, S. & Zeiler, X., 25 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) Situating Sustainability. Krieg, P. & Toivanen, R. (eds.). Helsinki University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Planetary Delta: Anthropocene Lives in the Blues Memoir

Krieg, P., 5 May 2020, In : Auto/biography studies. 35, 1, p. 161-181 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Projects

Prizes

International Visitor Grant

Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Raymond Williams Fellowship in Cultural Studies

Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prizes and awards

Rudolf Ernst Award

Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

Sarah Harkness Kirby Award

Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities

University of Turin

Parker Krieg (Visiting researcher)
22 Feb 202029 Feb 2020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Fafnir: Nordic Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy Research (Journal)

Parker Krieg (Reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

BRIDGES: Building Resilience in Defense of Global Environments and Societies

Parker Krieg (Attendee)
7 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Historicizing Speculation: On the Speculate This! Manifesto (after Occupy)

Parker Krieg (Speaker)
25 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

The Institute on Culture and Society - Marxist Literary Group

Parker Krieg (Attendee)
Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars