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Strange Tools: Art & Human Nature
A philosopher makes the case for thinking of works of art as tools for investigating ourselves. By Alva Noë.
What we're reading . . .
Developing stories that navigate the edge.
Why climb it, swim it, cross it? Because it's there
Three reasons to do one of those 'crazy' and rather difficult undertakings . . . like run across a desert. By Jonny Wright.
Three poems: 'Notice', 'Guest Room in Toile', 'Dream of the Ink Blue Parlor'
Poems speaking to a sense of detritus, youthful magic and faraway constellations — all in one. By L. A. Weeks.
On closeness and leaving
One of the members of the founding family of The Journal of Wild Culture online remembers her father who passed away ten years ago. By Lisa Wilson.
Lessons in the art of Music in Landscape
A composer and filmmaker compare methods of making site specific musical compositions in and with Nature. By Russell Craig Richardson & Dean Rosenthal.
The Long Emergency & the Way Forward
The next big transition for humans, writes David Orr in his new book, is beginning from the bottom up. By Gene Marshall.
Keeper of the Memory Flame
On the work of Chile's great documentary filmmaker, Patricio Guzman. By James McEnteer.
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The Better Devils of our nature
How tapping the wild and crazy energy of thousands of sports fans could be put to good use. By Fred Fiske.
Damson ketchup, sorbet & gin — delicious, simple, messy.
Three delightful (and intoxicating) recipes using this diminutive and versatile plum. By Laura Pope.
Words that conjure 'place spirit'
Our lost connection with nature can be retrieved by describing its vast magic in a phrase. By Nicola Ross.
Dance of the Sabre-Rattlers
Even when saner heads prevail, chance can have its way. "The Normalization Of Mega-risk" by Craig K. Comstock.
Official journal of the Society for the Preservation of Wild Culture