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Partridgeberries, Fogo Island

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Fogo Island Partridgeberry Harvest Festival

Iceberg Arena, Fogo Island Central, October 7-9

Great food, wonderful music, and demonstrations all weekend by the local artisans guild.

Fogo Island Partridgeberry Harvest Festival

Iceberg Arena, Fogo Island Central, October 7-9

Great food, wonderful music, and demonstrations all weekend by the local artisans guild.

Great food, wonderful music, demonstrations all weekend by local artisans guild, many local vendors with handmade crafts, sweets, and jams/jellies, pickles and partridgeberry jam tarts. Saturday 11am to 6pm and Sunday 1pm to 6pm. http://www.fogoislandpartridge...

Fogo Process Films, NFB

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FIA Film 2017: Not all working mothers are equal

Fogo Island Inn Cinema, October 17

The final of four FIA Film 2017 events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the National Film Board of Canada’s Challenge for Change program. 

FIA Film 2017: Not all working mothers are equal

Fogo Island Inn Cinema, October 17

The final of four FIA Film 2017 events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the National Film Board of Canada’s Challenge for Change program. 

Screenings will be accompanied by informal discussions with curator Jacqueline Hoàng Nguyễn and FIA Director of Programs and Exhibitions Alexandra McIntosh. All are welcome to attend at the Fogo Island Inn Cinema, 6:30pm.

Press

Fogo Island Inn

Fogo Island Shop

Fogo Island Arts

Fogo Island Fish

New Ocean Ethic

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Reading list

The following book titles represent the collection of texts that have helped the Foundation shape its thinking. We hope you will find these resources valuable.

Small is Beautiful by E.F. Schumacher

Small is Beautiful by E.F. Schumacher

Becoming Human Jean Vanier

Becoming Human by Jean Vanier

Prosperity Without Growth Tim Jackson

Prosperity Without Growth by Tim Jackson

Culture by Zygmunt Bauman

Culture in a Liquid Modern World by Zygmunt Bauman

The Necessary Revolution by Peter Senge

The Necessary Revolution by Peter Senge

Sacred Economics by Charles Eisenstein

Sacred Economics by Charles Eisenstein

Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez

Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez

Toward Sustainable Communities by Mark Roseland

Toward Sustainable Communities by Mark Roseland

This is Water by David Foster Wallace

This is Water by David Foster Wallace

Cod by Mark Kurlansky

Cod by Mark Kurlansky

Dictionary of Newfoundland English

Dictionary of Newfoundland English

The Dismal Science by Stephen A. Marglin

The Dismal Science by Stephen A. Marglin

Resilience by Andrew Zolli

Resilience by Andrew Zolli

Economics of Good and Evil by Tomas Sedlacek

Economics of Good and Evil by Tomas Sedlacek

Salt by Mark Kurlansky

Salt by Mark Kurlansky

Setting Foot on the Shores of Connemara by Tim Robinson

Setting Foot on the Shores of Connemara by Tim Robinson

The Solution Revolution by William D. Eggers & Paul MacMillan

The Solution Revolution by William D. Eggers & Paul MacMillan

The Big Oyster by Mark Kurlansky

The Big Oyster by Mark Kurlansky

The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard

The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard

The World Beyond Your Head by Matthew B. Crawford

The World Beyond Your Head by Matthew B. Crawford

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

A Guide for the Perplexed by E. F. Schumacher

A Guide for the Perplexed by E. F. Schumacher

Fiction

A Book of Silence by Sara Maitland

A Book of Silence by Sara Maitland

The Possibility of an Island by Michel Rouellebecq

The Possibility of an Island by Michel Rouellebecq

February by Lisa Moore

February by Lisa Moore

Hard Light by Michael Crummey

Hard Light by Michael Crummey

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

The Navigator of New York by Wayne Johnston

The Navigator of New York by Wayne Johnston

Salka Valka by Halldor Laxness

Salka Valka by Halldor Laxness

The Big Why by Michael Winter

The Big Why by Michael Winter

Sweetland by Michael Crummey

Sweetland by Michael Crummey

The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa

The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The Wayfinders by Wade Davis

The Wayfinders by Wade Davis