Daily Archives: March 27, 2018


Very excited about this event next month. Please join us! Free, no registration required. Details below. Participatory ecology as movement. Grassroots movements like agroecology and permaculture prioritize direct engagement with the environment. Through practices of growing food and managing natural resources, they work to transform human-environment relationships from the ground up–and transform society in the process. How do grassroots ecological practices connect with broader visions and strategies for collective liberation? Participatory ecology as research. At the same time, a growing number of food, environment, and agricultural researchers seek to bring their work into alignment with these movements–shifting resources of methodology, knowledge, and institutional capital into the service of transformation. How can research, within and without institutions, support the vision and strategy of these movements? This symposium brings together researchers, practitioners, and movement activists, each of whom defy easy categorization into any one of these categories. We will use this unique forum as an opportunity to […]

April 20th @ Haverford College. Beyond the Grassroots: Participatory Ecology ...