“If you eat, you are involved in agriculture” is a popular saying among agrarian and alternative food advocates. It is often attributed to the American poet and farmer Wendell Berry who wanted to draw attention to the way eaters are… Continue Reading →
The Institute stands on the customary lands of the Wurundjeri people. We recognise the systematic violence that resulted in Wurundjeri being dispossessed and displaced from this land. We acknowledge that this displacement was replicated across Australia and that many Aboriginal people living in Melbourne today hail from other places. We honour the distinctive cultures, histories, and aspirations of Aboriginal people. We stand in solidarity with Aboriginal struggles for social justice and empowerment.