Category Archives: Events/Veranstaltungen

Photos and summary of our August 16 “Beyond GDP” discussion

For those who missed our “Beyond GDP” discussion on August 16, a summary of the evening with photos is now online in our archive. Thanks again to the Ecologic Institute and all who participated in the lively discussion – panellists … Continue reading

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Thanks for a great evening! (Beyond GDP)

Thanks to Lisa Pettibone, Lucas Porsch, Rich Rosen, Tanja Srebotnjak and the Ecologic Institute for making last night’s “Beyond GDP” panel such a success! And special thanks to the audience for all the interesting questions and the lively discussion. A … Continue reading

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Council for Sustainable Development Conference June 20… with a Sustainable Poetry Slam

On Monday the German Council for Sustainable Development, which advises the German government and promotes public dialogue on sustainability issues, will hold its annual conference in Berlin’s Tempodrom. The conference will conclude in the evening with a public event: “dead … Continue reading

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Long Day of Nature in the City/Langer Tag der Stadtnatur

With its lakes and forests, allotment and community gardens, Berlin offers more in the way of nature than almost any other major city. And from June 18-19 the 5th “Long Day of Nature in the City” offers a bit more … Continue reading

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“Poetics of Sustainability”: Report on our April 10 Salon

What is a teramachine? Do poets reduce, reuse and recycle? Do they up- or downcycle? Is English an invasive species? In short, what does poetry have to do with sustainability? Read the documentation of our April 10 “poetics of sustainability” … Continue reading

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“Beyond Growth”: Berlin Congress and Film Festival

Beyond growth… a counterintuitive thought, with spring growth in full swing – or a transcendental one? There is increasing interest in the idea that constant economic expansion is reaching its environmental limits, that the “growth paradigm” must be abandoned or … Continue reading

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Ava’s Salon Event April 10: A Poetics of Sustainability

      Terrariums and Teramachines: a Poetics of Sustainability With Lars-Arvid Brischke and Donna Stonecipher, moderated by Isabel Cole                         April 10, 2011, 8:30 p.m.                                                                                                       Soupanova                                                                                                                             Stargarder Straße 24, Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg                                                                            Free admission In German and English, translation as required … Continue reading

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