CULTURE BEYOND EXTRACTIVISM: WHAT MIGHT A POST-GROWTH CINEMA LOOK LIKE? BY MARIA ANTONIA VELEZ SERNA


In this article, I argue against the growth-based model of the cultural industries, focusing on cinema and thinking towards alternative pathways for a post-growth creative sector in Scotland. In the months since I started writing it, many of the things I argued about have ground to a halt due the Covid-19 pandemic. Production projects...

Open Call for LESS #2


LESS is a journal of degrowth, radical sufficiency and decolonisation in Scotland.  LESS questions and challenges dominant narratives about what economic progress means in Scotland, and sketches out alternative visions. The focus is on collective and democratic solutions to sustaining livelihoods that meet people’s needs while rising to the threats of climate change, ecocide and...

LESS Issue 1


LESS Issue 1 LESS is a journal on degrowth, radical sufficiency and decolonisation in Scotland.  LESS questions and challenges dominant narratives about what economic progress means in Scotland, and sketches out alternative visions. The focus is on collective and democratic solutions to sustaining livelihoods that meet people’s needs while rising to the threats of climate change,...

Meticulous the Gardener


Meticulous the Gardener by Tawona Ganyamatopé Sitholé that plant is a weed meticulous the gardener decides with no hesitation growing where it shouldn't so of kukosha having none so here come necessary tools for necessary hacking hacking digging digging that plant of a thriving population born of wind pollination grounded such thing earthed by totem being a weed for weeding and to do it properly have to pull from the roots and that's the land...