Articles by: Alison Caddick

Author Biography:

Alison Caddick is Editor of Arena (third series), was co-editor of Arena Magazine and is an Arena Publications Editor. With a background in the history and philosophy of science, politics and social studies, she writes on techno-science, the body and prospects for social and cultural change.

Gathering In: When home calls, what are the lessons for social thinking?

The Covid-19 crisis has forced a critical question upon us that perhaps, collectively, we have taken for granted: how does our bodily presence, now estranged from almost every other body, shape our social relationships?

Will the Fires Change Everything?

We are passing into an elemental moment, but do we have the language for grasping this?

New Arena Rising…

A new Arena for dangerous times: responding to world events and cultural trajectories—participating in the emerging debates

Informit: Gestation for all genders? [Book Review]

Review(s) of: Full surrogacy now: Feminism against family, by Sophie Lewis, Verso, 2019.

Informit: New Arena Rising

What Greta Means

No death cult here: broadening and deepening the eco-protest

Informit: What greta means

A Vessel for Our Hopes?, by Alison Caddick

Identity and emotion appear to be playing a role in politics neither tapped in opinion polls nor understood very well by politicos of the Left, and the centre-Left especially.

Informit: A vessel for our hopes?

Latrobe Valley Power, by Alison Caddick

Our Power, a documentary and community process negotiating a post-carbon future

Informit: Latrobe valley power

Our Power, a documentary and community process negotiating a post-carbon future.

The Sense of an Ending?, by Alison Caddick

Circumstances, and sorting them through, may bring us now to a much clearer knowledge of the sources of human precariousness.