For papers, lectures and media appearance in Czech language see Czech version of Publications and media.
In 2019 and 2020 project team members along with several Czech and Slovak colleagues publish in the Czech Union of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners’ magazine Zahrádkář (Gardener) a series of articles under the heading ‘Gardening and society’. The series aims to communicate findings of academic research on gardening to its practitioners. With the magazine’s permission PDFs of individual articles are available here (in Czech).
A book chapter by Petr Daněk and Petr Jehlička in edited book Food for Degrowth: Perspectives and Practices.
Paper focused on rural home gardening by Jan Vávra, Zdeňka Smutná and Vladan Hruška published in Sustainability.
Paper on sharing and social capital by Alena Rýparová in journal Sociální studia (in Czech language).
A new paper by Petr Jehlička in Progress in Human Geography
Presentation “Reimagining Informal Food Practices: Sustainability Lessons from the European East” at online symposium “Transitioning Cultures of Everyday Food Consumption and Production: Stories from a Post-growth Future”
Jan Vávra: “Garden and kitchen biowaste management in households”. Online presentation at POWER4BIO project cross-visit in Czechia organised by University of South Bohemia on 1 December 2020. Presentation
Conference presentation “Food self-provisioning in 21st century: overview of 15 years of research in Czechia” by Jan Vávra.
The Spaces of Quiet Sustainability Collective prepares a series of three webinars on informal food production and sharing.
Sovová, L. & Veen, E. (2020). Neither Poor nor Cool: Practising Food Self-Provisioning in Allotment Gardens in the Netherlands and Czechia. Sustainability, 12(12), 5134. Open Access AbstractWhile urban gardening and…
Jan Vávra, Miloslav Lapka, Lucie Sovová, Petr Daněk, Petr Jehlička, Jan Macháč, Lenka DubováPaper presented at virtual Dresden Nexus Conference, held 3-5 June 2020 in Dresden, Germany. Presentation .
Jan Vávra Essay in the Times of Covid-19 series publishing “flash reflections” on temporal and rhythmic shifts in various social terrains in pandemic times. (22 April 2020). open access
Petr Jehlička, Miķelis Grīviņš, Oane Visser, Bálint Balázs Journal of Rural Studies. (in press). Open access until 9 July, otherwise standard access via ScienceDirect. Recently published provocative but also reflexive…
Martina Artmann, Katharina Sartison, Jan Vávra Journal of Cleaner Production 255: 120220. link
Oane Visser, Stefan Dorondel, Petr Jehlička, Max Spoor Canadian Journal of Development Studies 40(4): 499-510. Editorial of Special Section “Post-socialist smallholders: silence, resistance and alternatives” open access
Petr Jehlička Talk at the Green Academy Winter Seminar “Degrowth Kaleidoscope – Real-Existing Utopias in Action” organised by the Zagreb’s Institute for Polical Ecology at Plitvice Lakes, Croatia (8–10 November…
Alena Rýparová Paper at the Ethnographies of Collaborative Economi(es) conference (25 October 2019, University of Edinburgh, UK). Paper in conference proceedings . Conference presentation .
Petr Daněk and Petr Jehlička Presentation at the international workshop From Economic to Political Informality: Exploring the Link between Shadow Practices, Policy Making and Development (17–19 September 2019, University of…
Jan Vávra, Petr Daněk, Petr Jehlička, Miloslav Lapka Presentation at 10th world IALE congress Nature and society facing the Anthropocene (2 July 2019, Milano, Italy)
Petr Jehlička Keynote address at IAMO Forum 2019 “Small Farms in Transition: How to Stimulate Inclusive Growth?” (26–28 June 2019, Halle, Germany)
Petr Jehlička’s interview on food self-provisioning and quiet sustainability for the Estonian newspaper Postimees (8 June 2019), in Estonian