The emergence of Covid-19 is not an isolated incident. Exploitive land use, large-scale animal production and monoculture farming causes great disturbances in the web of organic life, where the increased risk for epidemics is only one of several severe effects.
May 15, 2020June 30, 2020Archive Journal n°9
During the course of history, the claims of landowners, and of sovereign states, have become increasingly absolute
The pamphlet Peace with the Earth (Fred med Jorden) was published by the Swedish suffragettes and peace activists Elisabeth Tamm and Elin Wägner in 1940, after the outbreak of the Second World War.
May 15, 2020June 3, 2020Archive Journal n°9
The Kale bed is so called because there is always kale in it
Between 1982 and 1984, the Irish plant researcher R.F. Murphy took part in a transnational initiative to map and collect samples of remaining farm bred cabbage
April 22, 2020June 3, 2020Archive Journal n°9
Peace on Earth and a new and peaceful relationship with the Earth are inseparable
Initiated by visual artist, researcher and writer Åsa Sonjasdotter, in collaboration with practitioners of cultivation, the project Peace with the Earth – Tracing Agricultural Memory, Refiguring Practice revisits histories of agriculture.