readings in the twilight between hope and despair

“Extinction is a rupture in the world. Each time a species is lost it takes with it not just its genetics, but its nature, its way of being in the world. And as it does the universe is lessened.” James Bradley My intention with sharing these readings is to provoke thought, and more so, emotion that leads to action. We cannot afford to remain indifferent, placid, inert, calm. Regarding the title, hear Greta Thunberg: “And yes, we do need hope,Read more

Community Event at ArtEZ, June 5, 2019

Yesterday I participated at the ‘Community Event’ of the ArtEZ Fashion Professorship and MA Fashion Held in Common, via Skype because I have chosen to no longer fly to give presentations and workshops. This decision was a direct result of the IPCC Special Report released in October. For years I have known the hypocrisy in my work – I have been flying a lot to talk – and I am taking it on now. This is not a judgment onRead more