The Dakota Access Pipeline is designed to run from North Dakota to Illinois, a 1,200-mile stretch of oil transport that could potentially impact many millions of lives. An impassioned protest movement began to grow once the construction of the… […]

Black Snake Killaz

June 22-24, 2018 Delta Hotel and Resort 475 President Kennedy Avenue Montreal QC H3A 1J7 Canada   The Interdisciplinary Environmental Association (IEA) invites you to participate in the 23rd International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment (IICE)! The conference is motivated […]


Dear Person, The City Creatures Blog is on a holiday hiatus, entering a period of torpor, as it were. We’ll be back toward the end of January with fresh posts to meet your creaturely needs. In the meantime, may I […]

And a Happy New Year…

Standing, birch is yearning, / Silent, sleepy spire, / Falling snow is burning / In its golden fire. Sergej Jessenin, The Birch In these days of mid-December, there are only few leaves left on the birch tree in front of […]

Transactions of Light

Grab forty winks. Sawing logs. For a species that’s habitually short on shut-eye, humans sure have come up with myriad ways to talk about it. We also spend a lot of time and money studying sleep, or the lack thereof. […]

Long Winter's Nap

14th Annual Conference The International Association for the Study of Environment, Space, and Place University of Mary Washington April 27-29, 2018 Conference Theme: Wild Places, Natural Spaces We live in a world increasingly populated and altered by human beings.  Along with the […]

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