Remembering the Night of Noah: Flood Memory and Townsville’s Floods of 1998 and 2019 :: Rohan Lloyd (Australia)

汤斯维尔(Townsville)这个城市在应对极端事件上有着丰富的经验,它位于澳大利亚干旱的热带地区,只能依靠季节性季风(通常包括气旋)来维持水供给。汤斯维尔应对重大天气事件的方式已成为其集体认同的一部分。然而,汤斯维尔民众对这种反复无常的极端天气的认知并没有帮助他们保留甚至加深有关洪水的记忆。

The New Teach311 + COVID-19 Collective

Teach311 + COVID-19 is a collective of educators, researchers, artists, students and survivors spanning disciplinary and linguistic boundaries who study and teach about disasters. Our collaborative process encourages empathetic inquiry into the past, and shares those stories for the future.

The Sidoarjo Mudflow and the Muddiness of Environmental Disaster :: Anto Mohsin (Qatar)

Teach311.org is pleased to introduce the inaugural essay of the “Terms of Disaster” collection. This essay collection, co-curated with Arcadia, examines the historical setting and re-setting of the conditions and context of disaster due to human language and word choices. We’ll be posting more essays soon, so