Two of my poems, The blue, the green, and the grey and You will move me that day too are part of the Virtual Art Show of the Department of Natural Resource Sciences of at McGill University. Here is the link: https://nrsvirtualartshow.wordpress.com/portfolio/alice-damiano/. Enjoy!
By Alice Damiano (i.e. @aliceintheanthropocene) and Dan Morgan, originally published by Resilience.org While late 2019 and the year 2020 will probably be remembered for the covid-19 pandemic, the world should not forget about another disaster: The bushfires in Australia, that this year were unusually intense and out of control. What let them be so terribly out of…… Continue reading Being connected to the land: How Indigenous traditional fire practice can save Australian land, and why it has to be practiced by Indigenous people
I just realized that WordPress has a “spam” section for comments, and that in fact not all the comments that are labeled as “spam” are actual spam. WordPress also seems to be automatically deleting “spam” comments after a little while. Hence, I have probably missed several comments to my posts over the years, hidden in…… Continue reading NOTE on comments
UPDATE! DEADLINE POSTPONED TO MARCH 31, 2020 OPEN CALL The 7th International Degrowth / 16th International Society for Ecological Economics Joint Conference Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis Manchester, 1 – 5 September 2020 You are invited to submit abstracts to a session titled: Human-Earth Relationships through the lenses of Behavioural…… Continue reading OPEN CALL: Human-Earth Relationships through the lenses of Behavioural Economics, Collective and Individual Decision Making
Fiamma bagnata, da sola ti spegni come un foglio bianco di disegni non desideri più illuminare quel cielo che ti aveva fatto sperare come la luce dei tuoi confini voleva destreggiarsi fra i troppi destini così l’acqua che arriva dal tuo centro vuole farti morire lenta dentro. In passato troppo intensamente hai voluto…… Continue reading Fiamma bagnata
Pint of Science is a scientific festival where researchers at any stage of their career–from students to professors–share some of their research with the general public, in pubs. I think it’s a great idea, and indeed I’m really happy this festival is becoming very widespread worldwide… and Montreal, the city where my university is located,…… Continue reading If “future” spells “disasters”, a step forward is not what we want.
I wrote a review of the book “Our History is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance” by Nick Estes for the Women and Environments international magazine, issue 100/101, December 2019, pages 90-91. The magazine is available here: http://www.yorku.ca/weimag/CURRENTISSUE/images/WEIMAG_100_101.pdf Have a nice read!
I wrote this blog post for the Australia and New Zealand Society for Ecological Economics (ANZSEE) website. Have a nice read! Link to the blog post: https://www.neweconomy.org.au/anzsee/blogs/the-future-of-economics-should-start-from-what-economics-has-neglected-for-centuries/
Seduta su un masso in mezzo ad un prato sentivo un soffio di vento sprecato investirmi, ed andare via con le foglie chiamate dalla sua scia. Ma non era solo un compagno di viaggio lo sfondo di un quadro la vibrazione di un paesaggio… era lì, ed era energia il segno di una vita…… Continue reading Anche quel giorno tu mi muoverai
Quella stanza con la carta da parati verde, con fiori di tutti i colori sbiaditi, e mobili marrone chiaro ed un baule sotto la finestra, un poco più scuro mai aperto, perché contiene segreti vietato, perché appartiene al passato io con le sue bambole non ho mai giocato io non sono ammessa nel mondo…… Continue reading Quella stanza con la carta da parati