Updates
 

Alessio Giacometti

Ph.D

University of Padua- Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Pedagogy and Applied Psychology (FISPPA)

alessio.giacometti.1@studenti.unipd.it

Alessio Giacometti holds a Master’s degree in Sociology and Social Research and a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies. He is currently a PhD candidate in “Social Sciences: Interactions, Communication, Cultural Constructions” at the University of Padua, with a project on the sociotechnical imaginaries of nuclear fusion.

His research interests comprise sociology of science, environmental sociaology, political ecology, Environmental Humanities, Anthropocene Studies, the social studies of energetic transition, science and nature writing. He is editor of Il Tascabile, the online cultural magazine of the Institute for the Italian Encyclopedia “G. Treccani”.

Recent Publication

(2023) Giacometti, A., Immaginari dell’Antropocene. Usi scientifici e diffusione culturale del concetto di epoca umana, Torino, Edizioni Epoké. 

(2022) Giacometti, A., Raccontare la crisi climatica. Limiti e prospettive del giornalismo ambientale, in Ciarleglio, C. e Bronzi, M. (a cura di), Contro-nature. Teorie e pratiche di ecologia politica, Roma, DeriveApprodi.