Enduring Disaster: Reflections on the Anniversary of 3/11

What is it that this disaster wants to teach us? If there's nothing it wants to teach us, then what should I believe in? - Fukushima Poet Ryoichi Wago March was falling apart. My girlfriend and I had recently broken up and we were to see each other at an academic conference in Montreal where … Continue reading Enduring Disaster: Reflections on the Anniversary of 3/11

Reflections on Talk by Annie Kammerer, NRC

Saga Prefecture governor Yasushi Furukawa looks way stressed. The Genkai nuclear plant is in his prefecture and its reactors were shut down for maintenance before the Fukushima disaster. NKH reports that he’s gotten mixed messaged from the national government on whether it’s safe to restart the plant and emotional letters from residents who have either … Continue reading Reflections on Talk by Annie Kammerer, NRC