“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Saturday, May 21, 2011

The Unfathomable Nicholas Royle (MP3)

This sounded like a great event at the London School of Economics (HT Dirk Felleman). Nicholas Royle talks about the ecological thought, the mesh and dark ecology in the context of a novel he has just written about unfathomable things, events, and affects. You can download the MP3. Featuring the ocean and a manta ray...

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