I’m an activist-scholar focusing on postgrowth economies, work and livelihoods.
My ongoing research contributes to the growing transdisciplinary research and activism that challenges the economic growth as an imperative. In addition to conceptual work I focus on exploring examples and advancing ongoing initiatives.
Main AREAS OF WORK
My research on postgrowth work and livelihoods in Finland contributes to the growing transdisciplinary research and activism that challenges economic growth as an imperative. Read more.
Talks & teaching
I teach and talk about my reseaerch and postgrowth/degrowth themes in various instances. Read more.
I write about observations, research insights and interesting books in my blog. Read more.
Recently I’ve been reading books originally written in or translated to Finnish. This post about (neo)liberalism covers: Lahtinen, Veikka, and Pontus Purokuru (2020): Mikä liberalismia vaivaa? Kosmos. Parker, Martin (2019): Kaadetaan…Keep reading
Browsing through books: Kollaboraatio — Yhteistekijyys nykykirjallisuudessa ja taiteessa by Hanna Kuusela
I picked up this book due to a deepening collaboration I have with close colleagues and I wanted to know more about collaborative creative work. Now, we are researchers in environmental…Keep reading
This is a post with five brief reviews of books that I consider to explore (gendered) social relations, one way or another.Keep reading
Let’s make something together.