Anna Zalik: Through the Lens of Extraction

Seminar on International Planning

Through the Lens of Extraction: 'Unconventional' Resistance and Futures Markets in Oil

Anna Zalik teaches in the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University. Her research concerns the merging of industrial security and development aid, focusing on oil industry responses to social resistance in extractive sites. She conducts ongoing work in Nigeria and Mexico, with new research in the Canadian Tar Sands. Recent publications include "LNG and Fossil Capitalism" in the November 2008 edition of Monthly Review.

Co-sponsored by the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies