In this New York Times review, WLP Board member Bernie Krause provides a significant contribution through listening to the global crisis of extinction.
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You are invited to participate in World Listening Day 2015, an annual global event held on July 18. The purposes of World Listening Day are to: Celebrate the listening practices of the world and the ecology of its acoustic environments;…
This year’s theme for World Listening Day is “Listen To You!” Some questions to consider:
How do you make yourself heard by others ?
How do you listen and what do you hear when you want to be unseen?
How might the sounds you produce adapt to your nearby environment?
What might a “listening ethic” be?
How might such an ethic apply particularly to understanding the relationship between humans and other living creatures?
Floating Land is a biennial arts festival hosted in the UNESCO recognised Noosa Biosphere Reserve in Queensland, Australia. Conceived in 2001 as an outdoor sculpture exhibition, the festival has expanded into a dynamic interdisciplinary event commissioning innovative collaborations and hosting…