The Coastal Reading Group traveled to Devon, England in June to explore the role of grief for the loss of the non-human in this specific historic and cultural moment. Bibi and I came to Devon a week in advance to sleep on the land and understand local relationships to sheep, deforestation, meadow plants, medicinal herbs […]
I am excited and honored to be in dialog with artist and poet Margaret Rhee in the third week of May on the –empyre– list. We will be discussing Social Practice and Social Reproduction, and in the host Kyle McKinley’s words “thinking about … social forms which, like the discussion of participation and of the […]
The Coastal Reading Group scooped up soil, seeds and clay in Stockholm this week for UNDISCIPLINED ENVIRONMENTS: International Conference of the European Network of Political Ecology (ENTITLE). We culled from the texts we’ve been reading — texts about human constructions of and engagement with wilderness, nature and ethics — stripped them of punctuation and cut […]
Creating the Context for Forage: Caring, conflict and communication in recuperating an urban commons.
I gave a talk for Shaping San Francisco on caring, conflict and communication when it comes to “tending the urban wild.” You can hear my public talk and the community discussion on their website. Shaping San Francisco is a participatory community history project documenting and archiving overlooked stories and memories of San Francisco. We are committed […]
The [ Guerrilla Grafters ] are at [ ISEA 2015: 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art ]. We are conducting a workshop, discussing issues of transparency when fostering the urban commons, demo-ing how to graft and distributing grafting kits! Come see us in Vancouver or catch us in San Francisco. More: – [ The proceedings that correspond with our project ]. – […]
Jennifer Glenfield, a Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism Master’s student, recently made a nice short video documentary about the Guerrilla Grafters and published it in Hoodline with accompanying text. Guerrilla Grafters from Jennifer Glenfield on Vimeo.
An article about the Guerrilla Grafters and my own practice…. in French! [ http://www.ressource0.com/san-francisco-guerilla-grafters-par-suzanne-husky/ ]