February 23-25, 2017

DOPE 2017 hosted over 300 scholars, environmental professionals, and activists from around the world, and included over 200 paper presentations. The conference featured a keynote address by Dr. Sandra Harding (UCLA), a welcome address by Dr. Paul Robbins (UW-Madison), and a plenary panel with discussion from Drs. Juanita Sundberg (UBC), Nancy Peluso (UC Berkeley), and Peter Brosius (UGA). Field trips explored regional forestry on reclaimed land, a quintessential Horse Farm, the Kentucky bourbon industry, and Mammoth Cave!

DOPE 2017 Keynote Speakers
Sandra Harding
Sandra Harding, PhD

Keynote Address

Juanita Sundberg
Juanita Sundberg, PhD

Plenary Panelist

Peter Brosius
Peter Brosius, PhD

Plenary Panelist

Betsy Beymer-Farris
Betsy Beymer-Farris, PhD

Panel Moderator

Nancy Peluso, PhD

Plenary Panelist

Paul Robbins
Paul Robbins, PhD

Welcome Address