2018

The Enormous Turnip – Dialogues in Troubled Times

Very pleased that the Degrowth Conference in Malmö, August 21 -25, 2018 is using my drawing of The Enormous Turnip as its logo. The conference combines academic, artistic and popular contributions. Here’s what the organisers say: “This conference is inspired by principles of care, mutual aid and democratic decision-making. We aim to live and share […]

The ultimate famine is the starvation of the imagination

Diane Di Prima

True learning – learning that is permanent and useful, that leads to intelligent action and further learning — can arise only out of the experience, interest, and concerns of the learner

John Holt

I became acutely aware that what a child wanted to do most of all was to make a world in which to find a place to discover a self.

Edith Cobb

Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.

Audre Lorde

Feminism, for decades of neoliberalism, has been a feminism of the Hilary Clintons and the Sheryl Sandbergs, which is basically breaking the glass ceiling while the vast majority of women are in the basement cleaning up the glass.

Tithi Bhattacharya

My name is Harvey Milk and I am here to recruit you.

Harvey Milk

If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?

Rumi

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.

Ursula K. Le Guin

You have to simply start making your work, and go public with your work, then raise the stakes, and do it again.

Jessica Abel