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World Listening Day 2015: H2O

World Listening Day 2015 H20

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;…

2014 World Listening Day – “Listen To You!”

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?