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Human Generations and the Environmental Crisis in Literature, Film, and Other Media

edited by

Roberta Maierhofer    University of Graz, Austria

Michael Fuchs    University of Innsbruck, Austria    


Language: en

Published: Feb. 6, 2024


The five contributions to this issue discuss how film, comics, video games, and literature approach various issues and phenomena of intergenerational significance in the face of looming environmental catastrophe. 

Copyright: © 2023 Roberta Maierhofer, Michael Fuchs. This is an open-access work distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction is permitted, provided that the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. The license allows for commercial use. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

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Human Generations and the Environmental Crisis in Literature, Film, and Other Media
Michael Fuchs    Roberta Maierhofer   
Feb. 6, 2024
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Alexis Wright’s The Swan Book (2013) and Cherie Dimaline’s The Marrow Thieves (2017)
Teresa Botelho   
Feb. 6, 2024
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Communicating and Visualising Global Warming in Digital Games
Carolin Becklas    Sabine Baumann   
Feb. 6, 2024
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Dooming Boomers, Nihilistic Teenagers and Underfunded Scientists Against/For the World
Georg Gruber   
Feb. 6, 2024
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Michael Fuchs    Anna Marta Marini   
Feb. 6, 2024
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