This radio episode, recorded at The Forest Multiple symposium in October 2022, features a panel talk by Dr Lydia Gibson, Postdoctoral Research Scholar in the Center for Science and Society at Columbia University. Lydia's paper, "Silent Forests: Intransigent Topographies, Microrefugias, and Technical Abandonment in Island Tropical Montane Forests", discusses the silencing of environmental and technological practices in island tropical montane forests and maroon communities in the Caribbean.
Panel chair: Dr Yuti Ariani Fatimah, University of Cambridge
Producer: Harry Murdoch
This radio episode was produced by the Smart Forests project funded by the European Research Council. Smart Forests is led by Professor Jennifer Gabrys and is based in the Department of Sociology at the University of Cambridge.
Smart Forests Atlas materials are free to use for non-commercial purposes (with attribution) under a CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 license. To cite this radio episode: Gibson, Lydia, "The Forest Multiple: Lydia Gibson," Smart Forests Atlas (2022), https://atlas.smartforests.net/en/radio/the-forest-multiple-lydia-gibson/