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The new small blue book on Culture and Climate Change recordings

by Cathy Fitzgerald on November 29, 2011

In 2009, I attended the inaugural international conference of Culture|Futures, that brought many cultural practitioners and cultural organisations  from around the world who are involved in highlighting the role the arts will have in helping humanity envision moving to an ecological age.  It was held alongside the 2009 United Nations Convention on Climate Change in [...]

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Image left: Bidon arme (Loaded Drum), 2004 Romuald Hazoume right: Treebike – image from the International freecard alliance for World Environment day, 5 June 2009 An exhibition that I stumbled upon accidentally a few months ago has stayed with me. On a visit to the Irish Museum of Modern in April 2011 I came across [...]

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Deadzones in Irish seas; culture and climate soundworks

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by Cathy Fitzgerald on February 26, 2011

Image: Softday recording with hydrophone in Killybegs harbour, Co. Donegal, Ireland | ‘We, as many others, have been concerned about the world we live in and climate change ever since we started the Bliain Le Baisteach project over 10 years ago. In fact, most of our work has in some way been reflections and explorations [...]

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