The historian and the planet – Christophe Bonneuil

Keynote presentation by Christophe Bonneuil (French National Centre for Scientific Research). What role can historians and their discipline, anchored in human time, play in the face of unprecedented environmental crises rooted in geological time? With this question as a starting point, Christophe Bonneuil explores how historical perspectives are able to contribute to reappraising the relationships, both past and future, between all living beings and the planet they inhabit .