Culture

A double-header review explores the connections between development, identity and the environment in western Canada. Also reviewed is Robert W. Sandford's The Weekender Effect: Hyperdevelopment in Mountain Towns.
Julie Bélanger discusses Jennifer Keesmaat's Arriscraft Lecture Series talk on why urbanism matters.
Changing our food systems through stories: Julie Bélanger found storytelling to be a central theme of the 2013 Guelph Organic Conference Community Workshops.
In episode nine, Carl Safina heads to Zanzibar to profile efforts to instill a conservation ethic in the residents and religious leaders of Pemba Island's fishing villages.
Currently, the Food & Culture blog features articles by Jo Anne Tacorda focused on food justice. If you're interested in adding your voice to this blog, please send a short proposal and writing sample to blogs @ alternativesjournal.ca
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