Playlist 🎙

This is a playlist of current and recent readings and listenings, which are informing the way I live and work.

Playlist 🎙

These are some of the highlights of what I've been listening to and reading lately...


(last updated 19 July 2023)

Interesting Episodes:

  • Changemaker Chat with yours truly - The Changemaker Podcast - audio
  • Finding the mother tree: an interview with Suzanne Simard - Emergence Magazine - audio
  • Moving from an Individual to a Collective Worldview with Indy Johar on Edge & Main - audio
  • Warm Data - Nora Bateson on Team Human - audio
  • Emergent Strategy: An Evening with Adrienne Maree Brown - audio
  • Everyone a network weaver | June Holley - audio
  • The case for smaller, more humble systemic interventions | Odin Mühlenbein - audio
  • On Replanting The Global Forest | Diana Beresford-Kruger - audio

Favourite Podcasts:


(last updated 8 August 2021)

Currently Reading & Recently Read:

Metaphors We Live by George Lakoff & Mark Johnson, 2003 - more info

Orchestrating Experiences: Collaborative Design for Complexity by Chris Risdon & Patrick Quattlebaum, 2018 - more info

  • Fire Country by Victor Steffensen, 2020 - more info
  • Songspirals: Sharing women's wisdom of Country through songlines by Gay'wu Group of Women, 2019 - more info
  • Wayfinding: The Science and Mystery of How Humans Navigate the World by M.R. O'Connor, 2019 - more info
  • The User's Journey: Storymapping Products That People Love by Donna Lichaw, 2016 - more info
  • Decolonizing Solidarity: Dilemmas and Directions for Supporters of Indigenous Struggles by Clare Land, 2015 - more info
  • Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World by Tyson Yunkaporta, 2019 - more info
  • New Power: How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World—and How to Make It Work for You by Jeremy Heimans & Henry Timms - more info
  • The Writer's Map: An Atlas of Imaginary Lands by Huw Lewis-Jones - more info
  • Terra Nullius by Claire G. Coleman, 2017 - more info
  • Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist by Kate Raworth, 2017 - more info
  • Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics in the Age of Crisis by George Monbiot, 2017 - more info
  • Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds by Adrienne Maree Brown, 2017 - more info
  • Designs for the Pluriverse: Radical Interdependence, Autonomy and the Making of Worlds by Arturo Escobar, 2018 - more info
  • Design, When Everybody Designs - An Introduction to Design for Social Innovation by Ezio Manzini, 2015 - more info
  • Embracing Complexity: Strategic Perspectives for an Age of Turbulence by Jean Boulton, Peter Allen & Cliff Bowman, 2015 - more info
  • Convivial Toolbox: Generative Research for the Front End of Design by Liz Sanders,  Pieter Jan Stappers, 2013 - more info
  • Utopia for Realists: How We Can Build the Ideal World by Rutger Bregman, 2017 - more info
  • Dark Matter and Trojan Horses: A Strategic Design Vocabulary by Dan Hill, 2012 - more info
  • Transformative Scenario Planning: Creating New Futures When Things Aren't Working by Adam Kahane, 2012 - more info