Events

Date range
May 4, 2019
Saturday
May 22, 2019
Wednesday
May 29, 2019
Wednesday
June 4, 2019
Tuesday
  • Q & A with Joanna Macy

  • Jun 4, 2019 from 8:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Location: zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Joanna Macy.

    Joanna Macy PhD, is a scholar of Buddhism, general systems theory, and deep ecology. A respected voice in the movements for peace, justice, and ecology, she interweaves…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater
June 8, 2019
Saturday
  • Deep Adaptation Dialogue, Ireland

  • Jun 8, 2019 from 10:00am to 4:00pm
  • Location: Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Tipperary, Ireland
  • Description:

    Hosted in Cloughjordan Ecovillage, you are invited to join us for a day of community dialogue for Deep Adaptation, in which we’ll be joined via Zoom by Toni Spencer (…

  • Created by: Aaron Bailey
June 15, 2019
Saturday
  • Deep Adaptation Dialogue

  • Jun 15, 2019 from 1:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Location: Edinburgh Quaker Meeting House 7 Victoria Terrace EH1 2JL
  • Description:

    As more of us consider the possibility of societal collapse due to climate and ecological crisis, there is growing desire to gather and discuss what it may mean for our own lives, communities and work. Not to hear…

  • Created by: Nadine Andrews
June 28, 2019
Friday
July 14, 2019
Sunday
  • Deep Adaptation Community Dialogue - Lancaster, UK

  • Jul 14, 2019 from 9:30am to 5:00pm
  • Location: Lancaster, UK
  • Description:

    If you're based in or around Lancaster, UK, you are invited to join us for a day of Community Dialogue for Deep Adaptation, co-hosted by Professor Bendell and Katie Carr, in which we will join together to explore emergent…

  • Created by: Katie Carr
July 17, 2019
Wednesday
  • Q & A with Gail Bradbrook

  • Jul 17, 2019 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Gail Bradbrook.

    Dr Gail Bradbrook has been researching, planning and training for mass civil disobedience since 2010 and is a co-founder of the social movement Extinction Rebellion…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater
August 7, 2019
Wednesday
  • Q & A with Deb Ozarko

  • Aug 7, 2019 from 3:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Deb Ozarko.

    To understand Deb Ozarko is to understand the Soul. In letting go of the physical world, she has paradoxically embraced the tender sacredness of life. To be in the…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater
September 13, 2019
Friday
  • Q & A with Adrian Tait

  • Sep 13, 2019 at 7:00pm to Sep 14, 2019 at 8:00am
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Adrian Tait.

    Adrian is a co-founder of the Climate Psychology Alliance and lead author of its monthly newsletter as well as coordinator of a Transition initiative on the Somerset…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater
September 14, 2019
Saturday
  • Deep Adaptation Dialogue: Teesside Artists

  • Sep 14, 2019 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: Stockton-on-Tees, UK
  • Description:

    This Deep Adaptation Dialogue works to extend the reach and amplify conversations around Deep Adaptation with creative arts practitioners in the Teesside area. In particular, the dialogue, through engaging with writers, artists and…

  • Created by: Alex Lockwood
  • Tags: dialogue
October 10, 2019
Thursday
  • Q & A with Katharine Wilkinson

  • Oct 10, 2019 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Katharine Wilkinson.

    Katharine is Vice President of Communication & Engagement at Project Drawdown, advancing the organization’s message, reach, and influence around the world.…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater
October 13, 2019
Sunday
  • Deep Adaptation Dialogue

  • Oct 13, 2019 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Location: Great Barrington, Massachusetts, USA
  • Description:

    An intergenerational gathering to share and discuss Deep Adaptation to climate disruption, hosted by Bard College at Simon's Rock professor Jennifer Browdy, with the participation of many local community organizations, including the Alliance for…

  • Created by: Jennifer Browdy
November 4, 2019
Monday
  • Q & A with Vanessa Andreotti

  • Nov 4, 2019 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Vanessa Andreotti.

    Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti holds a Canada Research Chair in Race, Inequalities and Global Change, at the Department of Educational Studies, University of…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater
November 7, 2019
Thursday
  • Cape Town Deep Adaptation Dialogue

  • Nov 7, 2019 to Nov 8, 2019
  • Location: University of Cape Town tbc
  • Description:

    The South/African Climate Emergency: What is it? What do we feel about it? How are we going to cope?

    An Open Space offered to Cape Town's climate activist community to take stock of our strengths as a…

  • Created by: Sam Pearce
December 14, 2019
Saturday
  • Q & A with Charles Eisenstein

  • Dec 14, 2019 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Webinar hosted by Jem Bendell with guest Charles Eisenstein.

    Charles is the author of "Climate, a New Story" and other books.

    "I’m not the guy who has…

  • Created by: Matthew Slater

Prof Bendell's blog

Gathering Ourselves for Deep Adaptation

In the past few months I have attended many gatherings on Deep Adaptation to our climate tragedy. Some of them have involved a talk, followed by Q&A and discussion. One of them was a week-long retreat in Devon, UK. Another was a dinner of leaders within the Extinction Rebellion. Online gatherings using zoom have also […]

An Open Letter to Business Supporters of Extinction Rebellion

I was fascinated to read a letter in support of the Extinction Rebellion last week, expressing support, as business people, for the aims of XR. After 24 years focused on voluntary business efforts on sustainable development, last year I abandoned that to explore different approaches to our climate disaster. That included supporting people putting together […]