Animate Earth Dialogs – David Abram & Richard Powers

Animate Earth Dialogs – David Abram & Richard Powers

In this video, authors David Abram and Richard Powers speak about Richard’s award winning novel The Overstory and what it means to decenter the human. This Podcast is the first in the Animate Earth Dialogs, a series of conversations between David Abram and various curious human creatures, each of them powerfully engaged in transforming and ...

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Becoming Animal: The FIlm

Becoming Animal: The FIlm

The new film Becoming Animal — a cinematic tone poem based on the work of David Abram — has only now been made available for screenings at your local cinema!   To arrange a screening, please go to this link: Until now the film, by award-winning directors Peter Mettler and Emma Davie, has been shown only at film festivals in ...

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Wildness and Shadowed Wonder – Aug. 1-3, 2019

Wildness and Shadowed Wonder – Aug. 1-3, 2019

    Wildness and Shadowed Wonder — a rare workshop in Norway with cultural ecologist, geo-philosopher, and storyteller David Abram. This will be a small and intimate gathering, a chance to interact closely with the renowned author of The Spell of the Sensuous, and Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology.  August 1-3, 2019, at the Small Earth Institute.  Spaces are very limited: To reserve a place in ...

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Depth Ecology and Wild Ethics:  Between the Human Animal and the Animate Earth

Depth Ecology and Wild Ethics: Between the Human Animal and the Animate Earth

A new three-part learning intensive with David Abram – starting in late May 2019, near Santa Fe, New Mexico – How shall we meet the strange times now upon us? The abrupt and calamitous events now unfolding throughout the world spell an end to longstanding civilizational patterns, signaling the twilight of many of the most ...

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Falling Awake: August 9th-14th, 2019

Falling Awake: August 9th-14th, 2019

A six-day workshop with David Abram at the outrageously beautiful Hollyhock, on Cortes Island, British Columbia August 9th-14th, 2019. At a moment when so many ecological limits are being breached by a civilization largely oblivious to its own embedment within the biosphere, how can we swiftly catalyze a collective recognition of our thorough dependence upon ...

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Becoming Animal film: a brief glimpse

Becoming Animal film: a brief glimpse

A new film about the work of David Abram (Creative Director of the Alliance) is currently in production, directed by two visionary artists, the multiple award-winning Canadian filmmaker Peter Mettler and Scottish filmmaker Emma Davie. Here is the briefest glimpse — just a tiny teaser — from the film. The password is “animal”:

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Replenishing Oral Culture: ReStorying the Local Earth

Replenishing Oral Culture: ReStorying the Local Earth

  The Alliance for Wild Ethics is engaged in the ongoing and many-faceted work of rejuvenating oral culture – the culture of face-to-face and face-to-place storytelling.* We excavate stories that live in the land, stories rooted in particular places, tales that contain not just human characters but other animals who figure as protagonists, mentors, and tricksters, ...

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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to our new website!

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The founders of AWE visit Arne Naess

The founders of AWE visit Arne Naess

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