“To Philosophise is to learn how to die”

“To Philosophise is to learn how to die”

Essay by Michel De Montaigne (1533-1592). Many years before Irvin Yalom in 2008 wrote ‘Staring into the Sun’ but after The Buddha’s reflections on the transience of life, Michel De Montaigne confronted head on the inevitability of mortality in an attempt to facilitate...
Ecojustice for Sustainability

Ecojustice for Sustainability

Rebecca Martusewicz wrote:   “I work to engage students in critical cultural-ecological analyses of the roots of current social and ecological crises.  I have been actively engaged in learning with Detroit and other grassroots activists for over ten years in projects...
Thus Spake Narcissus

Thus Spake Narcissus

Photo by Warren Wong on Unsplash On the BBC’s Radio 4 ‘Start the week’ recently (2017), we heard from 3 key thinkers on environmentalism. Wendell Berry: Farmer, Poet, Novelist, Essayist. Paul Bridgenorth: writer and environmentalist and Kate Raworth: Economist....