Library

Presented here is a personal selection of media productions and publications from the British Isles and beyond. The selection is organised by medium according to my understanding of the history of the Earth System and Human System, with listings of work both from and about each period.

Select titles may be included in outdoor and indoor Exhibitions.

Library

Film/Television/AV

Democracy Now! Daily Show (1996-present) | James Cameron, Avatar (2009) | Stephen Gaghan, Syriana (2005) |  Mick Jackson, A Very British Coup (1988) | Oliver Stone, Wall Street (1987) | Mick Jackson, Threads (1984) | John Irvin, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979) | Anderson, If (1968) | Stanley Kubrick, Dr Strangelove/How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1963) | Reed, The Third Man (1949) | Charles Chaplin, The Great Dictator (1940) | Charles Chaplin, Modern Times (1936) | Ken Loach, Land and Freedom (1995) | Orson Welles, Citizen Kane (1941) | Ken Loach, Days of Hope (1975) | David Lean, Lawrence of Arabia (1962) | Tony Richardson, The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968) | Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave (2013) | Kevin Brownlow and Andrew Mollo, Winstanley (1975) | Zinnemann, A Man for All Seasons (1966) | Werner Herzog, Aguirre, Wrath of God (1972) | Glenville, Becket (1964) | John Boorman, Excalibur (1981) | Herbert Wise, I, Claudius (1976) | Pier Paolo Pasolini, The Gospel According to St Matthew (1964) | Stanley Kubrick, Spartacus (1960) | Roberto Rossellini, Socrates (1971)

Drama/Performance/Public Speaking

Greta Thunberg, How Dare You (2019) | Harold Pinter, Art, Truth and Politics (2005) | Dr James Hansen, Congressional Testimony (1988) | Dr Carl Sagan, Congressional Testimony (1985) | Revd Dr Martin Luther King Jr, Beyond Vietnam (1967) | Arthur Miller, The Crucible (1953) | John Gay, The Beggar’s Opera (1728)

Literature

Verso, The WikiLeaks Files : the World According to US Empire (2016) |  Christopher Harman, A People’s History of the World (1999) | Kendall et al, World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity (1992) | Meadows et al, The Limits to Growth (1972) | John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath (1939) | Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness (1902) | P.B. Shelley, Queen Mab (1813) | Robert Burns, A Man’s a Man for a’ That (1795) | Jonathan Swift, Gulliver’s Travels (1726) | John Milton, Paradise Lost (1674) | Virgil, The Aeneid (20BC) | Homer, The Odyssey (750BC) | Homer, The Iliad (750BC)

Music

John Tavener, Song for Athene (1997) | Allan Holdsworth, Sand (1987) | Robert Wyatt, Shipbuilding (1982) | Frank Zappa, Watermelon in Easter Hay (1979) | Joni Mitchell, Big Yellow Taxi (1970) | Bob Dylan, Oxford Town (1962) | Alfred Hayes and Earl Robinson, Joe Hill (1936) | Louis Vierne, Carillon de Westminster (1927) | Hubert Parry, Jerusalem (1916)

Art etc

Pablo Picasso, Guernica (1937) | Francisco Goya, Saturn Devouring His Son (1819)