The End of Man

A Feminist Counterapocalypse

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Joanna Zylinska

Where the Anthropocene has become linked to an apocalyptic narrative, and where this narrative carries a widespread escapist belief that salvation will come from a supernatural elsewhere, Joanna Zylinska has a different take. The End of Man rethinks the prophecy of the end of humans, interrogating the rise in populism around the world and offering an ethical vision of a “feminist counterapocalypse,” which challenges many of the masculinist and technicist solutions to our planetary crises. The book is accompanied by a short photo-film, Exit Man, which ultimately asks: If unbridled progress is no longer an option, what kinds of coexistences and collaborations do we create in its aftermath?

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  • edition
    1
  • isbn
    978-1-4529-5975-7
  • issn
    2373-5074
  • publisher
    University of Minnesota Press
  • publisher place
    Minneapolis, MN
  • restrictions
    Please see the Creative Commons website for details about the restrictions associated with the CC BY 4.0 license.
  • rights
    The End of Man: A Feminist Counterapocalypse by Joanna Zylinska is licensed under a Creative Commons 4.0 International License.
  • rights holder
    Joanna Zylinska
  • rights territory
    World
  • series number
    24
  • series title
  • version
    1.0
  • doi