Calling all artists: the Climate Crisis is recruiting
A rallying cry to “seed new norms and beliefs, and germinate visions of a more climate just and safe future”. With Megha Agrawal Sood, Emily Wanja, Andrea Ixchíu Hernández, Geeta Persad, Vanessa Nakate and Farhana Yamin.
The Great Simplification
An accessible new animation series based on the podcast of the same name, in which Nate Hagens “explores the systems science underpinning the human predicament.”
Stories For Life – Animation
A short new animation seeking to convey the core ideas at the heart of the Stories For Life work.
An 8-week course offering an ‘an exploration into being together’, delivered by a long list of folk including Bayo Akomalefe, Nora Bateson, Jeremy Lent, Tiokasin Ghosthorse and Adah Paris.
Transforming Narrative Waters
‘Growing the practice of deep narrative change in the UK’. An assessment of the current state of play, with clear guidance for funders seeking to invest in transformative change.
Turning collective grief into collective power
"'Grief, Love, Action: Transforming collective sorrow into collective power' was co-hosted by Narrative Initiative and Women’s March Network. You can watch a video of the event here and find out more about our guests."
A collection of quotes from the People’s Plenary at COP26 that saw passionate voices, from across the spectrum of justice issues, aligning around a call for climate justice and people power. See a recording of Ta’Kaiya Blaney, representing Indigenous Peoples here. Much of COP felt like the system defending itself from life – here was life defending itself from the system.
TED Countdown: a critical, outsider view
The host of Green Dreamer shares her views on the controversy at TED’s recent climate-focused event, suggesting a need to “disrupt the elitist narratives they hear wherever possible”, and to “burn bridges, build mycelial networks”.
Intro to: The Endless Sea: A Hopeful Vision Of Tomorrow
A recording of the intro to MIC’s project, which aims to “provide change-makers, thinkers and practitioners with elements of a blueprint for a widely shared new story for a better tomorrow.”