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Allison Carruth researches and writes about a broad range of subjects including American food cultures; ecology and computing; literature and science; and contemporary environmental narrative, media and art. She teaches at UCLA, where she is an Associate Professor in the English Department, Institute for Society and Genetics and Institute of the Environment and Sustainability. She is the current faculty director of the UCLA Laboratory for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS).

Image courtesy of Natalie Jeremijenko, Farmacy project