Extracting Us

Maimunah Siti (Organiser), Hoover, E. (Organiser), Dian Ekowati (Organiser), Alice Owen (Organiser), Elmhirst, R. (Organiser), Lydia Heath (Organiser)

Activity: EventsExhibition, performance

Description

This exhibition seeks to ‘look differently’ at the politics of coal extraction, taking an intersectional approach and bringing together feminism, ecology, climate change and politics. Presenting photographs from Indonesia, the exhibition will be accompanied with a workshop, reading group, film screening and talk by Indonesian scholar-activist to create a space for challenging ‘north-south’ narratives and practicing climate justice.

Made possible with the kind support of the Centre for Spatial, Environmental and Cultural Politics, the EU-funded WEGO (Well-being, Ecology, Gender and cOmmunity) Innovation Training Network, JATAM, ONCA Gallery and the London Mining Network.
Period11 Jul 2019 - 21 Jul 2019
Event typeConference
LocationBrighton, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • exhibition
  • photo
  • activism
  • resistance
  • extractivism
  • violence
  • political ecology
  • feminism