What is Land Justice? Saturday the 15th Feb, Bristol – the next big Land Justice Network event (& the first in the South West!)
Join the new South West Land Justice group in Bristol next month for a day of exploring what land justice means across different issues, followed by an evening of storytelling and music. Saturday 15th Feb, Trinity Centre Bristol. 9.30am – 11pm.
The line-up includes:
Daytime ticket (£5): 9.30am – 5.30pm
- Recent history of land justice movement in England with Indra Donfrancesco from Earth First!
- Right to Roam campaign planning with Nick Hayes – Illustrator and author of ‘The Spellbound Land: Trespassing the lines that divide us all’. Nick’s beautiful prints will be for sale with funds going to the Land Justice Network.
- Identity and Spiritual Stewardship: Diasporic and Decolonnial Perspectives on Belonging and the Land with Gentle/Radical, Samson Hart & Rabab Ghazoul
- Analysis of Land and housing economics with Beth Stratford, political economist and New Economics Foundation fellow.
- Themed discussions with experts and practitioners on: housing; food and fibre; community buildings and public space; transport and energy infrastructure, including the incredible Project Skyline, Fibreshed, Hempen, Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft, Landworkers Alliance, Tiny House Community Bristol, Zero West, ACORN and others.
- Working towards a People’s Land Policy – with the Land Justice Network
- Ideas and planning for what next for the land justice movement in Britain, the South West and in our own lives and work.
- Land Rights songs workshop with the Island Folk Choir
Evening (£5 or £10) 7.30-11.30pm
- The Gloucestershire Poachers story with Heather Jane
- Island Folk Choir performance
- Politcal folk duo Jimmy and Sid
- Fancy Goods funk band
Please spread the word in your networks.
You’re also welcome to join us with organising the event and volunteering on the day.
We are meeting every two weeks. Meetings are every other Monday at 11am, at the Matthew Tree Project – 1 Temple Way.
- Monday 6th Jan
- Monday 20th Jan
- Monday 3rd Feb
- Monday 10th Feb
- Monday 17th Feb
all from 11am – 1.30pm.
Please get in touch by email for more information: South West Land Justice landjusticesouthwest[at]gmail.com