Arguably one of the most alluring environmental images, the garden enjoys a poetic, aesthetic, and mythological presence across many cultures and throughout all ages. At the same time, gardens have always been real, material spaces that served a variety of social, economic, and scientific purposes and continue to do so. Whether as poetic image or as real space, gardens always represent historically contingent and culturally variegated environmental practices. They emerge from the real and imagined interactions between human and non-human agents.
Internationales Symposium Texte, Tiere, Umwelten. Zoopoetik und Umweltpoetik 12.-14.10.2016 Schloss Herrenhausen, Hannover Gefördert durch die VolkswagenStiftung -Please find English version below- Keynotes:... Read More