Combat, killing and vegetable stew
Aug
14
5:00 PM17:00

Combat, killing and vegetable stew

  • 136A Cromwell Street Collingwood, VIC, 3066 Australia (map)
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Collingwood

In an era of industrialised, compartmentalised and remote-controlled killing, Jeff Sparrow guest-programs this evening of discussion addressing the complex psychology of violence in its many forms. Join us with Stephanie Convery and Jeff Sparrow [...]

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Omelas, Civil Disobedience & Pizza
Mar
19
1:00 PM13:00

Omelas, Civil Disobedience & Pizza

Yarra Valley

At what cost does comfort come? Join us for a group reading and discussion of Ursula K Le Guin's short story The Ones Who Walk from Omelas, followed by an introduction to non-violent direct action by Nicola Paris. Wood-fired pizza for dinner. All at our new off-grid location in the Yarra Valley.

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FUNGI, SOUP & MAFIA
May
6
7:00 AM07:00

FUNGI, SOUP & MAFIA

This seminar with Alison Pouliot explores the curious and compelling portrayal of fungi across cultures and time. Black diamonds - highly sought-after Périgord truffles - and witches' rings - a circle of mushrooms associated with the surreptitious work of witches - represent two extreme perceptions of the power and value of fungi. [...]

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