Benjamin Kaplan Weinger

Benjamin Weinger

Benjamin Kaplan Weinger

Graduate Student



B.A. Geography (Individualized), New York University, 2020


Political geography; comparative climate planning; normative dimensions of climate governance; climate justice; queer geographies

Selected Publications

Weinger, B.K. 2021. Scripting climate futures: The geographical assumptions of climate planning. Political Geography 88: 1-13. DOI:

Weinger, B.K. 2021. The COVID-climate moment: Approximating planetary crisis in Palestine/Israel. Antipode.

Arefin, M.R., & B.K. Weinger. 2020. Infrastructural occupations: Waste and electricity in Palestine. Cultural Geographies 28(3): 569-572.

Grants & Awards

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (2020-2025)

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship (2021-2022)


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