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Curriculum vitae

C. 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.

PhD English, University of Oregon
MA Literary and Cultural Studies, Carnegie Mellon University

BA Classical Civilization, Indiana University

Education/Academic qualification

English, PhD, University of Oregon

Literary and Cultural Studies, MA, Carnegie Mellon University

Classical Civilization, BA, Indiana university

Keywords

  • 6122 Literature studies
  • American Literature
  • Cultural Studies
  • Environmental Humanities
  • Economic and Social History

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

Publications 2014 2020

  • 3 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Anthology or special issue
  • 1 Review Article

The Pharmacological Table: Environmental Memory in the New Nordic Cuisine

Krieg, C. P., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Food in Memory and Imagination: Place, Space, and Taste. Bloomsbury

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

"A Better Informed Citizen of North America": Frames of Environmental Justice in William Vollmann's Transnational Metafiction

Krieg, C. P., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Rethinking Environmental Consciousness. Brill

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

"By Means Other Than Life:" Literature as Posthuman Memory

Krieg, C. P., 2018, In : Con Texte. 2, 1, p. 22-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Carnival Anthropocene: Myth and Cultural Memory in Monique Roffey's Archipelago

Krieg, C. P., 2018, In : Ecozon@. 9, 2, p. 41-55 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Energy Futures: John Updike's Petrofictions

Krieg, C. P., 2017, In : Studies in American Fiction. 44, 1, p. 87-112 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Projects 2017 2020

Environmental Humanities Project, Helsinki University Humanities Program

Sukhenko, I. & Krieg, C. P.

01/09/201731/08/2020

Project: Research project_Research

Prizes

Rudolf Ernst Award

Charles Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

Sarah Harkness Kirby Award

Charles Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prizes and awards

Sherwood Travel Grant

Charles Parker Krieg (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 2011 2018

24th Annual Delta Symposium

Parker Krieg (Speaker: Presenter)
14 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Sustainability Challenges in Humanities and Social Sciences

Parker Krieg (Member of organizing committee)
29 Oct 2018

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

BALTEHUMS: First Baltic Conference on the Environmental Humanities

Parker Krieg (Speaker: Presenter)
7 Oct 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Indiana Univ, Indiana University

Parker Krieg (Visiting researcher)
10 Jan 201818 Jan 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

The Ohio State University

Parker Krieg (Visiting researcher)
1 Apr 201810 Apr 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution