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A large mass of earth and rock , rising above the frequent level of the earth or adjacent land, usually given by geographers as above one thousand toes in top (or 304.8 metres), although such plenty should still be described as hills in comparison with larger mountains. As someone who is a little bit too connected to proudly owning ‘the complete assortment’ of books – gazing at them lined up on the bookshelf with a sense of satisfaction that is completely misplaced in an age when all the old certainties and securities of the material world are shifting – the whole collection of Dark Mountain books now begins to look a bit of like a graph of the final decade, monitoring the growing disruption and variance in the world because the books turn into increasingly wild and unruly of their shape, size and format.

There was a second, during the performance of Liminal at Dark Mountain’s Uncivilisation festival in 2011, that I knew we had stumbled upon something of power. VIVID Live, Sydney Movie Festival and the Australian Chamber Orchestra are proud to current Mountain DWELL, the World Premiere of Jennifer Peedom’s Mountain with dwell musical rating by the ACO, …