Tag Archives: nature

intangibles: Chengdu 2013

“…acknowledge the central role that knowledge and practices concerning nature and the universe play in maintaining sustainable ecosystems and biodiversity and in helping communities to ensure food security and health; and encourage establishing sound and effective safeguarding mechanisms […] addressing appropriately the relationship between transmission and innovation and between safeguarding and commercial use.”

via Meeting review: Chengdu International Conference on Intangible Cultural Heritage | Traditional Knowledge Bulletin.

Facing Gaia

Click to access GIFFORD-SIX-LECTURES_1.pdf

Six lectures on the political theology of nature

Bruno Latour

Being the Gifford Lectures on Natural Religion. Edinburgh, 18-28 February, 2013

rethinking “nature” toward the epoch of the Anthropocene

(warning: links navigate directly to a large PDF file)