The Anthropocene, one might say, has been an unintended consequence of human choices. But it is also clear that for humans any thought of the way out of our current predicament cannot but refer to the idea of deploying reason in global, collective life. (Dipesh Chakrabarty)

The Vienna Anthropocene Network is an interdisciplinary group of researchers at University of Vienna. We aim to address the challenges that lie ahead of us from different perspectives, bundling the inputs from the humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences.