By Yasmin Gunaratnam,Jean Mohr

‘John Berger has made the realm a greater position to dwell in. those essays let us know how he succeeded in that task.’
Arundhati Roy

In this number of essays at the paintings of, and conversations with, John Berger, thirty-seven of his buddies, creative collaborators and fans come jointly to shape the 1st really foreign and cross-cultural social gathering of his interventions.

Berger has for many years, via his poetic humanism, introduced jointly geographically, traditionally and socially disparate topics. His paintings keeps to throw out lifelines throughout genres, instances and kinds of expertise, commencing up radical questions about the which means of belonging and of group. in line with this spirit and in social gathering of Berger, the quick essays in A Jar of untamed vegetation challenge us all to take the courageous step from constrained sympathy to prolonged generosity.

With contributions from Ali Smith, Julie Christie, Sally Potter, Ram Rahman, Jean Mohr, Nick Thorpe, Hsiao-Hung Pai and plenty of others.

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