Sourayan Mookerjea

Professor, Sociology, University of Alberta

Dr. Sourayan Mookerjea is Professor of Sociology and research director of the Intermedia Research Studio in the Department of Sociology, University of Alberta, in Treaty Six Territory where he specializes in intermedia research-creation, critical social theory, global sociology, political ecology and energy humanities. His research addresses questions of ecological debt, the cultural and class politics of renewable energy system change, and engages critically with eco-feminist degrowth theory, specifically on the question of delinking from the world-ecologies of racial capitalism and from the colonizers’ model of the world. He is co-director of Feminist Energy Futures Powershift and Environmental Social Justice and iDoc: Intermedia and Documentary as well as a co-investigator on the research-creation collaboration, Speculative Energy Futures. He is a member of the Feminisms and Degrowth Alliance Writing Collective and  education coordinator for Climate Action@University of Alberta.