The ESRC is funding a seminar series that explores sustainability transitions (projected processes of social change to sustainable patterns of production and consumption) from explicitly social, political and economic perspectives.
There will be four seminars as part of this series and a final two-day conference at the Centre for Alternative Technology.
The scheduled events are:
Seminar 1: Capacities for Transition at the University of Liverpool on 30th June 2011.
Seminar 2: Identities in Transition at the University of Leicester on 14th October 2011.
Seminar 3: Historical Practices of Transition at the University of Salford on 25th April 2012 .
Seminar 4: The Everyday Politics of Transition at Nottingham Trent University in 22th June 2012.
Final conference: The Practices of Sustainabilty Transitions at the Centre for Alternative Technology in 6 – 7th September 2012 .
If you are interested in participating in the seminar series, please contact Dr Gavin Brown.