Malla Lehtonen

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Areas of expertise
Art-science collaboration; history of environmental thought; gun culture in the United States, abortion activism in the United States


Malla Lehtonen graduated from the University of Turku in 2015 with an MA in Cultural History. In her studies, she focused on U.S. environmental history, and her MA includes interdisciplinary studies in Environmental Sciences and Sustainable Development. Lehtonen wrote her Bachelor’s Project on Garrett Hardin’s 1968 essay The Tragedy of the Commons and her Master’s Thesis on Hardin’s work as an activist for abortion rights in the U.S. between 1963 and 1974. Lehtonen is interested in the history and current developments of environmental thought and discourses, as well as social movements, in the U.S. and in Finland. She is also interested in transdisciplinary and multimethodological work, especially projects that combine the humanities, sciences, and the arts.


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