COOP ~ You fed me when I was hungry: Food Commons and Ecology of Belonging from Month to Month

Seminar 1: 8 - 10 November 2021

Monday 8

Morning

10:30 - lunch

Check in, get to know

Working rhythms and access doc

Run through plan for the next days

Afternoon

commons and unlearning 101 (presentation)

[un]mapping keywords (exercise)

walk

Evening

Reading together: Bakudapan Newspaper

cooking and unpacking embodied knowledge (exercise)

Tuesday 9

Morning

Fieldtrip (tbc)

Afternoon

Discussing the readings

creative writing (exercise)

Homework:

Bring a quote from what you’ve read

What resonated, what raised questions? Maybe something you didn’t understand?

Evening

comfort food recipe share

Prompt for storytelling from Sayonara Stutgard, asking:

What did your parents/caretakers give you to eat back then, when you were sick? What was made for you to cheer you up when you were sad? Which meal do you remember with warm feelings? What always tastes good, what tastes of love?

Homework:

bring a recipe for comfort food

Wednesday 10

Guest (tbc)

cooking with zines

Evening

Movie

READING MATERIAL:

Please read at least around 60 pages

We will share a folder with PDFs soon

For now links to free downloads of readings here:

chapter 5: Colonization and Christianization in Caliban and the Witch, Silvia Federici

Food as a Commons: Reframing the Narrative of the Food System, Jose Luis Vivero Pol

The Palm Tree Bandit, Nnedi Okorafor

 

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