Literatur und Ressourcen zur Nachhaltigkeit in der zeitgenössischen Musik

Time to Listen 2022

7 October, 2022 | field notes

Genese und Partner

Diese ständig wachsende Liste von Links und Literaturempfehlungen soll allen Interessierten helfen, sich einen Überblick über die verschiedenen Initiativen, Institutionen, politischen Beschlüsse und Empfehlungen aus der Forschungsliteratur zu verschaffen. Diese Liste erhebt keinen Anspruch auf Vollständigkeit, sondern ist vielmehr als Ausgangspunkt gedacht. Wenn du Initiativen oder spannende Forschungsprojekte kennst, die sich für Nachhaltigkeit im Kulturbereich einsetzen, fügen wir diese gerne der Liste hinzu.

Culture and Sustainable Development

Culture & Sustainable Development – Powering Culture across Public Policies
UNESCO
https://en.unesco.org/culture-development

Culture in the Sustainable Development Goals: A Guide for Local Actions (2018)
United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) https://www.uclg.org/sites/default/files/culture_in_the_sdgs.pdf

Culture in, for and as Sustainable Development 
Conclusions from the COST Action IS1007 Investigating Cultural Sustainability (2015)
Edited by Joost Dessein, Katriina Soini, Graham Fairclough and Lummina Horlings
http://www.culturalsustainability.eu/conclusions.pdf

INSPIRADOR. A Guideline for Sustainable Cultural Management (2015)
Goethe-Institut Sao Paulo
Isabel Hölzl, Jonaya De Castro, Laura Sobray, Lorena Vicini
https://www.artsmanagement.net/Books/Inspirador-A-Guideline-for-Sustainable-Cultural-Management,1734

Culture-Sustainability Relation: Towards a Conceptual Framework (2016)
by Katriina Soini and Joost Dessein 
In: Sustainability 2016, 8(2), 167
https://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/8/2/167

Special Issue "Sustainable Cultural Management" (2019)
Sustainability 2019, 11(15), 4131; https://doi.org/10.3390/su11154131
https://www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability/special_issues/Sustainable_Cultural_Management

Research Institutes/ Programms

IASS Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies Potsdam
https://www.iass-potsdam.de/en

Sustainability and Arts Funding

Arts Council UK Environmental Program
Supporting Cultural Organisations and Individuals to lead the way in their approaches to environmental responsibility. Making environmental responsibility integral to how we work, where we work and who we work with.
https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/environmental-programme

Kulturstiftung des Bundes (German)
Einfach! Machen – Ein Kompass für ökologisch nachhaltiges produzieren im Kulturbereich
https://www.kulturstiftung-des-bundes.de/fileadmin/user_upload/content_stage/emas/Kompass-fuer-nachhaltiges-Produzieren-im-Kulturbereich-2020-KSB.pdf

BKM Sustainability Report 2020 (German)
Overview of the wide range of activities of the BKM with which the sustainability goals of the UN are to be achieved
https://aktionsnetzwerk-nachhaltigkeit.de/bkm-nachhaltigkeitsbericht-2020/

Project Funding - Goethe Institut (only for musicians based in Germany)
TOURING GREEN: PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTISTS
Sustainable Music Projects in Europe: To buck the trend of short-lived fast-paced music tours, this pilot project seeks to help professional performing artists develop sustainable approaches to touring and put them into practice in the form of a low-carbon concert tour. Besides sustainable travel, the idea is to promote exchange with local collaborators and make better, more intensive use of time spent in each location.
https://www.goethe.de/en/kul/foe/gru.html

Best Practices – Institutions and Festivals

Göteborg Opera (Sweden)
https://www.opera.se/en/discover/sustainability/

Best Practices – Organisations and Collectives

Julie's Bicycle (UK)
a pioneering not-for-profit, mobilising the arts and culture to take action on the climate and ecological crisis https://juliesbicycle.com/ 

Solarpunk Manifesto
Solarpunk is a movement in speculative fiction, art, fashion, and activism that seeks to answer and embody the question “what does a sustainable civilization look like, and how can we get there?” 
https://www.re-des.org/a-solarpunk-manifesto/

und.Institut für Kunst, Kultur und Zukunftsfähigkeit e.V. (Germany)
https://und-institut.de/de

Netzwerk freier Berliner Projekträume und -initiativen AG-Nachhaltigkeit (Germany)
http://www.projektraeume-berlin.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Infobrief_nachhaltiger_Betrieb.pdf

FÄN - Für einen Fonds Ästhetik und Nachhaltigkeit (German)
https://www.fonds-aesthetik-und-nachhaltigkeit.de/

The Shift Project (France)
The Shift Project is a French think tank advocating the shift to a post-carbon economy. https://theshiftproject.org/en/home/

Renaissance Écologique (France)
https://www.renaissanceecologique.fr/

Transitions 2050  (France)
https://transitions2050.ademe.fr/

Ecoprod (France)
https://www.ecoprod.com/en/

Where to land (France, Germany)
embedding European performing arts in the New Climate Regime
https://www.institutfrancais.de/deutschland/kultur/theater-tanz/where-land-embedding-european-performing-arts-new-climate-regime

Podcasts

The Colour Green - Julie’s Bicycle (UK)
connecting climate justice, race, power and inequality
https://juliesbicycle.com/resource/podcast-the-colour-green/

#Klimadialoge – Nachhaltigkeitskultur im digitalen Zeitalter (Germany)
Discussions with representatives from the cultural sector, cultural policy, cultural institutions, associations, foundations and research institutions
https://www.kulturagenda2030.de/podcasts

Further Literature and Research

Irle, David (2021)
Décarboner la culture: Les nouveaux défis face au dérèglement climatique 

König, Bernhard (2019)
Können Töne etwas ausrichten?
https://musik-und-klima.de/home/teil-der-loesung/14565

Randers, J., Rockström, J., Stoknes, P.E., Golüke, U., Collste, D., Cornell, S. (2018):
Transformation is feasible - How to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals within Planetary Boundaries. A report to the Club of Rome from Stockholm Resilience Centre and BI Norwegian Business School.
https://www.stockholmresilience.org/publications/publications/2018-10-17-transformation-is-feasible---how-to-achieve-the-sustainable--development-goals-within-planetary-boundaries.html?sv.target=12.6b0e412217ca41dcf871cd2&sv.12.6b0e412217ca41dcf871cd2.route=%2Fsettings

Lenton, Timothy M. and Bruno Latour (2018): 
Gaia 2.0. Could humans add some level of self-awareness to Earth’s self-regulation? 
In: Science Magazine, Vol 361: 6047, pp. 1066-68. http://www.bruno-latour.fr/sites/default/files/158-SCIENCE_LENTON-pdf.pdf

Albrecht, Glen (2017):
Mourning Nature. Hope at the Heart of Ecological Loss & Grief.
McGill-Queen's University Press 2017
(books.google Excerpt / table of contents)

Hawkins, H. and Kanngieser, A. (2017):
Artful climate change communication: overcoming abstractions, insensibilities, and distances. 
WIREs Climate Change, Volume8, Issue 5, September/October 2017, e472.
https://wires.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/wcc.472 

Kanngieser, Anja (2015):
Geopolitics and the Anthropocene: Five Propositions for Sound
In: GeoHumanities, Volume 1, 2015 - Issue 1, 80-85.
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/citedby/10.1080/2373566X.2015.1075360?scroll=top&needAccess=true

Leonardson, Eric (2015)
Acoustic Ecology and Ethical Listening. 
The Conrad Grebel Review 33, no. 2 (Spring 2015)
https://uwaterloo.ca/grebel/publications/conrad-grebel-review/issues/spring-2015/acoustic-ecology-and-ethical-listening

Daston, Lorraine; Fehrenbach, Frank (Hg) (2018) 
Gegen die Natur. 
Matthes&Seitz Verlag, Berlin
(Verlagswebseite mit Kurzinfo)

Haraway, Donna  (2016)
Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene
Duke University Press, Durham, London 
(Publisher’s website with brief information)

Haraway, Donna  (1991)
Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature
Routledge, New York
(Publisher’s website with brief information)

Ghosh, Amitav (2016)
The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, London
(Publisher’s website with brief information)

Latour, Bruno; Weibel, Peter; ZKM (2020) 
Critical Zones: The Science and Politics of Landing on Earth
https://zkm.de/de/publikation/critical-zones

Latour, Bruno (2018) 
Das terrestrische Manifest (German)
Suhrkamp
(Verlagswebseite mit Kurzinfo)

Latour, Bruno (2021) 
Wo bin ich? Lektionen aus dem Lockdown (German)
Suhrkamp
(Verlagswebseite mit Kurzinfo)

Latour, Bruno (1993) 
We have never been modern 
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA
(Publisher’s website with brief information)

Scholz, Leander (2022)
Die Regierung der Natur (German)
Ökologie und politische Ordnung
August Verlag
https://www.matthes-seitz-berlin.de/buch/die-regierung-der-natur.html

Magazine / Zeitschrift:
Die Dritte Natur (Geman)
https://www.dritte-natur.de/uber-die-dritte-natur

König, Bernhard
Der wohltemperierte Regenwurm. Zur Naturbeziehung digitaler Musik
Zur Naturbeziehung digitaler Musik | MusikTexte 171 – November 2021

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