Transition Towns programme Oct-Dec 2012

All are welcome to attend these reading group sessions. They take place at 6pm in the Arts Centre (the quietest spot!) 

Thursday 25th October

Joe Dunthorne and Mosh Pit Society http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01m176r

Margrit Kennedy, Complementary Currencies http://margritkennedy.de/media/art_en_complementary_currencies_54.pdf

 

Thursday 22 November

Andy Merrifield, The Castle Within (Adbusters, copies from Kelvin)

David Harvey, Rebel Cities http://davidharvey.org/2012/05/video-rebel-cities-the-urbanization-of-class-struggle/

 

Thursday 13th December

Gill Seyfang & Alex Haxeltine

Growing grassroots innovations: exploring the role of community-based initiatives in governing sustainable energy transitions http://grassrootsinnovations.files.wordpress.com/2012/06/environ-plann-c-2012-seyfang.pdf

Other news

We are hoping to get together a Transitions Reading Group blog and contact participants though a subscriber email list or similar. So, please come along and ask to be added to our lists.

And finally… Last year we had a – suprisingly stimulating – paper on bees and have followed that up with a few bee related snippets. Here’s anouther: Killing Bees: Are Government and Industry Responsible?

http://www.linktv.org/video/8123/killing-bees-are-government-and-industry-responsible

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About carldeath

I teach and research international politics in Manchester.
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