A book for the 99,999 % and us. This book is a double agent in between two different eras. Change it, and get changed by it. It is yours, and you are his. The Parliament of Things Handbook is an omnibus that collects insights, experiments and actions exploring the question how to give a (political) voice to other animals, plants and things. It’s the first compendium of a long term, ongoing interdisciplinary project that started in 2015.
Sparing versus Sharing
An interview with environmental philosopher Bernice Bovenkerk (Wageningen University), BY SANNE BLOEMINK Dilemma 1 Ecomodernism or old-school conservation? Two different responses to the Anthropocene Conservationists have always tried to restore ecosystems to a certain historic state. The real…Read more
The dilemma of the ‘New Wilderness’
An interview with philosopher Matthijs Schouten (Staatsbosbeheer / State Forestry Department), BY SANNE BLOEMINK When we first saw images from space, looking down on Earth, brought to us by astronauts, it changed everything. I interviewed Dutch astronaut Andre…Read more