Definitions of ‘Nature’ and ‘Wellbeing’

I recently returned from a conference organised by the Italian ANDA group, held at University of Udine, where I was able to present a paper on the first stages of my nature and wellbeing research, thanks to the generous support of the Global Academy of Liberal Arts, Bath Spa University. The conference was titled 'Living …

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Reflections on a Nature and Wellbeing Workshop

On the 5th March I was able to run a workshop on Nature and Wellbeing at the AHRC Leadership Fellows Conference in Manchester. Prior to the workshop I had circulated a rough plan for the discussion: 1) This discussion workshop will focus on the theme of ‘Nature’, ‘Wellbeing’, and their interrelation. I will begin the session …

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Race Equality in Nature: What’s Happening in Bristol

To begin the Cultures of Nature and Wellbeing project, I've been researching Bristol-based environmental activities, including local drives to get people out into nature. What I've discovered is a critical, multifaceted and lively conversation concerning race equality in nature being led by BAME naturalists and young people across the city. This first post is mostly a compilation of links …

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