Nigel Clark

Nigel Clark is Chair of Social Sustainability and Human Geography at the Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, UK.  He is the author of Inhuman Nature: Sociable Life on a Dynamic Planet (2011) and co-editor of Atlas: Geography, Architecture and Change in an Interdependent World (2012), Material Geographies (2008) and Extending Hospitality (2009).  He is currently editing (with Kathryn Yusoff) a special issue of Theory, Culture & Society on `Geosocial Formations and the Anthropocene’ and working on a book (with Bron Szerszynski) entitled The Anthropocene and Society.  Current research interests include pyrotechnology, planetary capitalism, the politics of strata, and speculative geophysical thought around the idea of the Anthropocene.