MLD 11

Care and Architecture Podcast


Written and presented by Becca Voelcker on behalf of MOULD 

With thanks to Peg Rawes, Meriem Chabani, and Nicolas Henninger 

Music: Next Tomorrow by Duval Timothy 

Show notes: Projects and resources mentioned in this episode

Joan Tronto Moral Boundaries: A Political Argument for an Ethic of Care (Routledge, 1993)

Baruch SpinozaThe Ethics [originally published 1677]

Sarah Wigglesworth, architect

Peter Barber, architect

Alex Ely, architect 

Sonia Lavadinho, geographer and sociologist specializing in urbanism and mobility 

Paulo Freire, educator

bel hooks, educator and social activist

Fred Moten, educator, see The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning and Black Study (Minor Compositions, 2013)

muf architecture/art, architectural practice

EXYZT, architectural practice 

Jo Gibbons, landscape architect 

Forest Road Youth Hub (in Dalston/ Hackney)

Dalston Curve Garden

Wheatfield: A Confrontation (artwork by Agnes Denes, 1982)

Radical Nature (exhibition at The Barbican Centre, London, 2009)

Suggested further reading

Silvia Federici, Revolution at Point Zero (PM Press, 2012)

Hélène Frichot, Catharina Gabrielsson, and Helen Runting (eds.) Architecture and Feminisms: Ecologies, Economies, Technologies (Routledge, 2017)

Greta Gaard, Critical Ecofeminism (Lexington Books, 2019)

Donna Haraway, Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene (Duke University Press, 2016)

Arne Naess, ‘Spinoza and ecology,’ Philosophia 7, 45–54 (1977)

Val Plumwood, Feminism and the Mastery of Nature (Routledge, 1993)

Boaventura de Sousa Santos, The End of the Cognitive Empire (Duke University Press, 2018)