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Ian McLarney

2017 Climate DOC Blog Post: Ian McLarney

Should we have stayed at home and thought of here? Where should we be today? Is it right to be watching strangers in a play in this strangest of theatres? […] “Is it lack of imagination that makes us come to imagined places, not just stay at home? […] Continent, city, country, society: the choice […]

Hiking a volcano by moonlight

2017 Climate DOC Blog Post: Tyler Hall

Should we have stayed at home and thought of here? Where should we be today? Is it right to be watching strangers in a play in this strangest of theatres? […] “Is it lack of imagination that makes us come to imagined places, not just stay at home? […] Continent, city, country, society: the choice […]

Dim Sum meal

2017 Climate DOC Blog Post: Alicia Kim

“Disagreement is not the conflict between one who says white and another who says black. It is the conflict between one who says white and another who also says white but does not understand the same thing by it.” –Jacques Rancière Each new location provided a new spin on an amalgam of spices, textures, temperatures. […]

Building in Sinagpore

2017 Climate DOC Blog Post: Shemual Tsai

“Disagreement is not the conflict between one who says white and another who says black. It is the conflict between one who says white and another who also says white but does not understand the same thing by it.” –Jacques Rancière The cornerstone of achieving our goals and ambitions rests on understanding the complexities of […]

Caroline in Singapore

2017 Climate DOC Blog Post: Caroline Ghio

“What I fear is complacency. When things always become better, people tend to want more for less work.” –Lee Kuan Yew Lee Kuan Yew’s thoughts bring to mind the contrasts between Singapore, Jakarta, and Bali. These three cities are at different stages of development and approach change in very unique fashions. Singapore has grown quickly […]

Village

2017 Climate DOC Blog Post: Meghan McCallister

Should we have stayed at home and thought of here? Where should we be today? Is it right to be watching strangers in a play in this strangest of theatres? […] “Is it lack of imagination that makes us come to imagined places, not just stay at home? […] Continent, city, country, society: the choice […]

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