Recent Contributions
14/07/2020    Caring
Birds and birds at night
On care and caring
Matthew Goulish

In this text Matthew Goulish shares encounters with woodpeckers, mockingbirds and owls as he meditates on care, caring and mourning at this moment in time.

The text also exists as a recording of Matthew Goulish reading the text. The recording activates listening as another form of encounter accompanying the written text and is also made available for those that prefer or need to listen, or listen while reading rather than reading a text on the screen. read more

12/07/2020    Caring
Caring for the pandemic world
rome, june 2020
pantxo ramas

Pantxo Ramas explores ways to care for the world during our pandemic “continuous present”. He shares a necessity to think about new forms of politics, outside the logic of events that can “change the world” and proposes a potential strategy in the intersection of many existing plans. Caring in this text is discussed as a practice that includes understanding structural dynamics of the neoliberal world and transforming this critique to an institutional intervention in order to invent social ways of life in common. Caring for the world as caring for life becomes “a radical practice of organisation and transformation of the present”.

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06/07/2020    Caring
Care and Its Discontents
Valeria Graziano, Marcell Mars, Tomislav Medak

In this text Valeria Graziano, Marcell Mars, Tomislav Medak discuss Pirate Care as a set of collective practices that are emerging in response to the neoliberal “crisis of care”. They elaborate on the Pirate Care syllabus as a project that aims to activate collective learning processes from the situated knowledge of these practices and reflect on what such practices can create in the present moment. read more