On Thursday, 6th June 2019, the Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN (FAO) hosts the ESN Seminar/Webinar “Participatory Guarantee Systems: A tool to transition toward sustainable food systems”. Speakers include members of the FAO, IFOAM and the coordinator of the Peasant Activism Project. Here you can find the complete flyer.
You can follow the event through Adobe Connect at this link.
“The Acts Archives Project”, coordinated by Engin Isin, has published the contribution “Cross-border Grassroot Activism in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict”. The archive collects and documents repertoires of actions that aim to change something and explore these actions in their philosophical, psychological and religious dimensions.
Here you can read the full article.
Selected ethnographic visual episodes of our research project will be presented at the conference “The Year of Italian Food: Immaterial Gastronomic Heritage” (in Italian) at the Regional Parliament of Umbria, Italy. Here the complete program of the event.
We are pleased to announce a screening and debate session of our documentary “De-commodifying Foodways” at the Kratovo Film Festival 2018 in Macedonia, one of the most interesting film festival’s for visual anthropologists. Here the complete programme. Here the programme of the festival.
Our documentary “An Experimental Path” will be screened at the Midsummer Festival and Market of “Genuino Amiatino”on 24 June 2018 at Monticello Amiata in Tuscany. The screening will be followed by a debate with the authors and protagonists of the film about the perspectives and limits of the “Partcipatory Guarantee”, an alternative way to engage consumers and small-scale farmers in micro-economic comunity networks. Here a link to the program of the event.
The Italian national left-wing newspaper “Il Manifesto” has published a report on the inventive practices of the movement “Genuino Clandestino” and the research of the “Peasant Activism Project” in its weekly magazin “L’extraterrestre”.
Here a link to the report by Serena Tarabini.