Wendell Berry expounds on gay marriage – Signposts 02
Due in over the next few months.Another book I’ve raving about to Everyman and his dog is Wendell Berry’s collection of essays, titled “The World Ending Fire”.
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Part of An Economics of Peace - three essays published together in 2001. In the weeks following the tragedies of September 11, the Schumacher Center received numerous requests from around the world for Fritz Schumacher's essay, "." This essay was first published in 1973 in the classic Small is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered. We are happy to offer a reprint of it here along with Wendell Berry's "," written in response to September 11. Accompanying these two essays is "", comments made at the Global Dialogue for Peace Gathering in Sussex, England, on September 17, 2001 by Susan Witt, Executive Director of the Schumacher Center. Taken together, these three essays sound a clear call for alternative economic systems as a means to a lasting peace the world over.
Wendell Berry delivered this lecture as one of the three inaugural E. F. Schumacher Lectures in 1981. Farmer, poet, essayist Wendell Berry spoke about what links us to a home place and how that connection results in a "husbandry" that benefits people, land, and community.