August 23-25, 2013
In the coming year the Institute for Social Ecology will celebrate 40 years as a unique educational haven for critical thought and political action directed towards creating a free and ecological society. We invite friends, colleagues, alumni, and fellow travelers to gather this August to critically reflect on the continued relevance of Social Ecology today, while also renewing old friendships [...]
“AND NOW BEHIND CURTAIN #2” is an interactive installation in the form of a large colorful fabric spiral with apertures, images and messages that viewers walk around and through. Created by artist/author/teacher/activist and social ecologist Beverly Naidus, the installation premiered at the Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum in Duisberg, Germany in 2005. This viewing will be a North American debut for the piece. Beverly’s work examines the tensions, fears and illusions promoted by [...]
SEMINAR READINGS SEMINAR APPLICATION
Social Ecology: From Theory to Practice
Dan Chodorkoff — Sunday and Monday 11:00 – 1:00
This afternoon workshop will begin with an overview of key philosophical, political, and strategic issues that surface in the theory and practice of social ecology. Social ecology advocates a reconstructive and transformative outlook on social and environmental issues, and promotes a directly democratic, [...]
The Current Intensive is now full.
Due to the overwhelming interest,
we will host more programs in the coming months.
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Drawing immense inspiration from the Occupy Movement, this year’s ISE Intensive will focus on providing tools to deepen our analysis, historical knowledge, and strategic visions for directly democratic social change. The 8-day intensive will offer seminars on:
Social Ecology: From Theory to Practice [...]
August 9th – 17th in The Hudson Valley of New York
The Institute for Social Ecology presents an 8-day intensive introduction to the philosophy and politics of Social Ecology. This 8-day intensive will offer students an introduction to the dialectical philosophy and politics of Social Ecology. Using the lens of Social Ecology, students will also participate in topical seminars and lectures focused on climate justice, alternatives to capitalism, naturalist philosophy, gender politics, radical historical movements, food justice, media justice [...]
ISE Colloquium: INVITATION & CALL FOR PAPER PROPOSALS:
“Social Ecology and the Future of Resistance”
Fifth Annual Summer Colloquium – Institute for Social Ecology
Marshfield, VT USA
Application/Registration Deadline: June 1, 2011 (please see below)
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CALL FOR PAPER & PRESENTATION PROPOSALS
NOTE: While proposing a paper is certainly welcomed it is not a requirement for attendance. We recognize the many ways in which attendees can contribute to the Colloquium experience.
The Institute for Social Ecology invites abstracts for papers and presentations for our fifth [...]