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Stranded: An Eruption of Disruption

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<mark>Journal publication date</mark>2011
Number of pages9
<mark>Original language</mark>English


An editorial introduction to a special section on the disruptions to air travel trig-
gered by Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull’s eruptions in April and May 2010. A spontaneously organized workshop and open call for papers gathered together analyses from different perspectives – systems theory, impromptu surveys, personal reflection, literary and philosophical probing. This introduction explores some of the connecting themes and highlights the strange, surprising and potently revealing nature of strandedness in a world of mobile lives.