Happy stories at the end of the world

Track:
Literary
What:
Panel
When:
9:30 PM, Saturday 24 Apr 2021 (1 hour)
Where:
Duxton 1
Tags:
needs panelists
Discussion:
0
Cozy fiction centres domesticity, community and care but often we feel guilt for enjoying cozy media as the world burns. Can we balance self-care with the responsibility of facing darker truths? What can we learn about nonviolent problem-solving, community action, and shared burdens from these stories to use in saving the world? How does cozy fiction help us envision optimistic futures, and then achieve them?