Climate Justice: Politics, Culture, Economics
February 22nd 2010, Monday, 6:30pm
The Graduate Center, CUNY, Martin E. Segal Theatre
365 Fifth Ave (at 34th St)
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. NO RESERVATIONS.
What is the relationship between global warming and poverty? In light of the Copenhagen summit and the widening gap between industrialized nations, developing nations, and the rest of the global South, this event will examine the political, economic, and cultural impacts of climate change. Michael Dorsey, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, Dartmouth University, and a prominent analyst of the political economy of biodiversity and environment justice, will speak with Ashley Dawson, Associate Professor of English, the Graduate Center, CUNY, along with other scholars and writers.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Place, Culture and Politics
Official Website: http://centerforthehumanitiesgc.org
Added by Center for the Humanities on February 2, 2010