Media & Press

The Art & Activism of the Anthropocene

Los Angeles Review of Books, May 16, 2018

Guernica magazine co-sponsored a three-panel conversation series with the New York Society Library titled “The Art and Activism of the Anthropocene.” The first panel met on April 11, 2018, at the New York Society Library, and included National Book Award-winning novelist William T. Vollmann, playwright Chantal Bilodeau, and New York Magazine journalist David Wallace-Wells. It was moderated by Guernica’s deputy publisher, Amy Brady. What follows is a transcript of the evening. Read more.


When the Oil Folks Embrace the Wind

Citizen's Climate Radio, January 20, 2018

Two conversations with host Peterson Toscano: Grant Samms, from Washington College's Center for Environment and Society, talks about how it essential for climate advocates to understand that a "sense of place" plays a major role in affecting how communities respond to new ideas. Chantal Bilodeau talks about The Arctic Cycle and the two initiatives Artists & Climate Change and Climate Change Theatre Action


In Lead-up to U.N. Talks, Climate Change Meets Theater

Yale Climate Connections, October 10, 2017

Anyone can volunteer to put on a play - the goal is to start more conversations about climate through art.


Climate Art: More and Better With Time

Yale Climate Connections, July 25, 2017

Artists in all media are increasingly conveying important climate change messages in ways that can inform, empower, and lead to more collective action. Read more.


Chantal Bilodeau: Eco Theater Takes Action

Let's Talk About the Weather, July 7, 2017

Environmental podcast hosted by Ashley Mazanec.


The Political Power of Art in the Arctic

High North News, August 16, 2016

July and August are always the most popular months of the year for museum visits. But thanks to a growing number of artists interested in the Arctic, you don’t need to go to the Louvre to experience the North through art. Read more.


Tales for a Changing Arctic

Yale Climate Connections, August 5, 2016

Playwright is writing eight plays about the effects of climate change in the Arctic.


The Art of Climate Change

Canadian Wildlife, July 1, 2015

With work underway on a cycle of eight plays, Chantal Bilodeau is giving an artistic voice to the challenge of a changing Arctic environment. Read more.


Sila

American Academy of Sciences, March 18, 2014