An Anthology of Short Plays about the Climate Crisis This fall, The Arctic Cycle, in collaboration with the Centre for
I set out, down a river, into a jungle of life, and into a world that I didn’t know much about. I worked as the dramaturg on the developing show This is a River, written by James Taylor, a professor at my college, and Isabelle Rogers, a peer of mine. This play tells the story of the Kayan people living on the Baram river in Borneo – a people severely threatened by the environmental crisis. When I returned, I realized that I have the privilege of using my voice so their people, culture, traditions, and land will be here to stay.
— GiGi Buddie, San Francisco, California
“The way that we win on mitigating climate change is to enforce government accountability to its citizens and right now,
Tell us about your acts of climate courage or those of others – human or non-human – in no more
Dear Earth, today is as good a day as any to tell you how much I love you. Cooped up
Yesterday, I phoned my aunt, 68 years old, risk group, to see how she was holding up. She told me that she and her husband, 71, risk group, no longer leave their house. If she remembered anything similar: curfews, hysteric preppers in supermarkets, mass social anxiety; she told me no. Chernobyl: she told me about mushrooms and field plants. Why: she told me that she was twelve when they installed the village’s first landline phone. Then she asked me if I remembered him: who? the deceased, the second: no. The shiver in her voice told me that she did.
— Lisa Schantl (Graz, Austria)
Tell us what you’re seeing, what you’re feeling – in no more than 100 words. We’re only just beginning to understand how
The Ringling Museum, Sarasota, FloridaNov 21-24, 2019Thu: 5:15pm-7:00pm, Fri & Sun: 10am-5pm, Sat: 10:30am-5pmFee: $250 / $225 museum members /
New York CityMonday-Friday, July 22-26, 201910am-5:30pmFee: $385Leader: Chantal Bilodeau Calling all artists, activists, scientists, and educators who want to engage or
Earth Day is one of the most important days of the year because it reminds us of a most fundamental