Antarctica as Cultural Critique (Hardcover)

The Gendered Politics of Scientific Exploration and Climate Change (Critical Studies in Gender)

By E. Glasberg

Palgrave MacMillan, 9780230116870, 174pp.

Publication Date: October 19, 2012

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Arguing that Antarctica is the most mediated place on earth and thus an ideal location for testing the limits of bio-political management of population and place, this book remaps national and postcolonial methods and offers a new look on a 'forgotten' continent now the focus of ecological concern.

About the Author

ELENA GLASBERG is Lecturer in the Writing Program at Princeton University, USA.