Jason Cons, University of Texas at Austin

Staging Climate Security: Resilience and Heterodystopia in the Bangladesh Borderlands

This essay interrogates an emergent genre of development projects that seek to instill resilience in populations likely to be severely impacted by climate change. These new projects venture a dark vision of life in a warming world–one where portable technologies become necessary for managing a future of climate chaos. I propose, following Michel Foucault, understanding.. Read More