1 hr 20 min

QP18: Global Warming as Hyperthreat and Entangled Security, with Elizabeth Boulton Quillwood Podcast

    • Society & Culture

Dr. Elizabeth Boulton is an independent researcher who was a transport officer in the Australian Army who did tours of duty in East Timor and Iraq and who has done humanitarian work in Ghana, Nigeria, and Sudan. She and Eric talk about global warming as a hyperobject and a hyperthreat, expanding our awareness of the harm we cause, and the entangled nature of planetary, human, and state security, among other things.

Outline
00:00 - 02:38 — Episode introduction02:38 - 10:13 — Global warming as a hyperobject10:13 - 15:49 — Global warming as a hyperthreat15:49 - 18:52 — Expanding our awareness of the harm we cause18:52 - 27:17 — Entangled nature of planetary, human, and state security27:17 - 37:59 — Incorporation of depletion and consumption in hyperthreat narrative37:59 - 51:41 — Role of conservation in security strategy51:41 - 65:26 — Finding agency against the hyperthreat65:26 - 78:18 — Censorship of alternative security narratives78:18 - 80:55 — Episode wrap-upLinks and Resources
Destination Safe EarthQuillwood AcademyUndaunted Study GroupHyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology After the End of the World, by Timothy MortonThe Nine Planetary BoundariesThe Great Simplification, with Nate Hagens (Quillwood Podcast #6)Plan E: A Grand Strategy for the Twenty-First Century Era of Entangled Security and Hyperthreats, by Elizabeth BoultonAn Introduction to Plan E: Grand Strategy for the Twenty-First Century Era of Entangled Security and Hyperthreats, by Elizabeth BoultonSupport the show

Dr. Elizabeth Boulton is an independent researcher who was a transport officer in the Australian Army who did tours of duty in East Timor and Iraq and who has done humanitarian work in Ghana, Nigeria, and Sudan. She and Eric talk about global warming as a hyperobject and a hyperthreat, expanding our awareness of the harm we cause, and the entangled nature of planetary, human, and state security, among other things.

Outline
00:00 - 02:38 — Episode introduction02:38 - 10:13 — Global warming as a hyperobject10:13 - 15:49 — Global warming as a hyperthreat15:49 - 18:52 — Expanding our awareness of the harm we cause18:52 - 27:17 — Entangled nature of planetary, human, and state security27:17 - 37:59 — Incorporation of depletion and consumption in hyperthreat narrative37:59 - 51:41 — Role of conservation in security strategy51:41 - 65:26 — Finding agency against the hyperthreat65:26 - 78:18 — Censorship of alternative security narratives78:18 - 80:55 — Episode wrap-upLinks and Resources
Destination Safe EarthQuillwood AcademyUndaunted Study GroupHyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology After the End of the World, by Timothy MortonThe Nine Planetary BoundariesThe Great Simplification, with Nate Hagens (Quillwood Podcast #6)Plan E: A Grand Strategy for the Twenty-First Century Era of Entangled Security and Hyperthreats, by Elizabeth BoultonAn Introduction to Plan E: Grand Strategy for the Twenty-First Century Era of Entangled Security and Hyperthreats, by Elizabeth BoultonSupport the show

1 hr 20 min