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COVID-19 as a Consequence of Global Ecological Meltdown
A discussion of life in a post-pandemic world from ThinkTech Hawaiʻi. This episode's guest, Louis G. Herman, Director of the Institute for a New Political Cosmology, will help us understand the interaction of environment and coronavirus, leading to a permanent abnormal in the post-pandemic world. The host for this episode, recorded on April 27, 2020, is Jay Fidell.
My Octopus Teacher and Rewilding Cosmology
Louis G. Herman, Director of the Institute, overlooking False Bay South Africa, during the making of the Netflix original film My Octopus Teacher interviewed by producer Craig Foster, (also director of The Sea Change Project) and director Pippa Erlich. Issues raised include: Craig’s transformation, wilderness rapture, and recovering an Earth-based politics.
My Octopus Teacher
A filmmaker forges an unusual friendship with an octopus living in a South African kelp forest, learning as the animal shares the mysteries of her world in the first Netflix original film from South Africa.
2019 Global Earth Repair Conference - Culture Repair Panel
Panelists discuss the role of repairing culture in repairing the earth. Panelists include Jillian Hovey, Dan Nanamkin, Maya Elson, Tiffany Y'vonne, Louis G. Herman, and Ben Browner, moderator. The panel was part of the 2019 Global Earth Repair Conference in Port Townsend, Washington.