Ecocreativity · Inspiration

Neighborhoods for sustainability

Sources of inspiration


  • Facing the Anthropocene: Fossil Capitalism and the Crisis of the Earth System - Ian Angus
  • The Next Revolution: Popular Assemblies and the Promise of Direct Democracy - Murray Bookchin
  • Marx and Nature: A Red and Green Perspective - Paul Burkett
  • Silent Spring - Rachel Carson
  • Marx’s Ecology: Materialism and Nature - John Bellamy Foster
  • Marx and the Earth: An Anti-Critique - John Bellamy Foster and Paul Burkett
  • Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution - David Harvey
  • The Permaculture City: Regenerative Design for Urban, Suburban, and Town Resilience - Toby Hemenway
  • This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate - Naomi Klein
  • Rhythmanalysis: Space, Time and Everyday Life - Henri Lefebvre
  • Building Soils for Better Crops - Fred Magdoff
  • Creating an Ecological Society: Toward a Revolutionary Transformation - Fred Magdoff
  • Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming - Andreas Malm
  • In Walt We Trust: How a Queer Socialist Poet Can Save America from Itself - John Marsh
  • Blowing the Roof off the Twenty-First Century: Media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist Democracy - Robert W. McChesney
  • The Limits to growth: A report for the Club of Rome's Project on the Predicament of Mankind - Donella H. Meadows and the Club of Rome
  • News from Nowhere - William Morris
  • The Nature of Design: Ecology, Culture, and Human Intention - David W. Orr
  • Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action - Elinor Ostrom
  • The Deeper Genome: Why There is More to the Human Genome Than Meets the Eye - John Parrington
  • E.P. Thompson and the Making of the New Left: Essays and Polemics - E.P. Thompson (author) and Cal Winslow (editor)
  • Regenerative Design for Sustainable Development - John Tillman Lyle

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