Date : 2 février 2017, 10h
Lieu : McGill Arts Building room w-215
Lien : https://www.facebook.com/events/726462274177034/
THE CLIMATE CRISIS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP: PUBLIC LECTURE WITH BRIAN TOKAR
Brian Tokar has been an activist, author and a well-known critical voice for ecological activism since the 1980s. He is currently an active member of the Institute for Social Ecology and Lecturer in Environmental Studies and Natural Resources at the University of Vermont.
Brian’s books include ‘The Green Alternative’, ‘Earth for Sale’, ‘Toward Climate Justice: Perspectives on the Climate Crisis and Social Change’, ‘Redesigning Life?’ and ‘Gene Traders’, and he has co-edited a recent collection, ‘Agriculture and Food in Crisis: Conflict, Resistance and Renewal’.
Childcare can be provided upon request. Please contact us by January 31st.
This event is part of Building Community’s February event series on the climate crisis and radical ecology:
PUBLIC LECTURE: The Climate Crisis in the Age of Trump (with Brian Tokar). Thursday, February 2nd, 5:30-7:30pm.
WORKSHOP & DISCUSSION: Theory & Practice of Social Ecology (with Brian Tokar). Friday, February 3rd, 1-3pm.
COMMUNITY VISIT & DISCUSSION at the CCA Exhibit: ‘It’s All Happening So Fast, A Counter-History of the Modern Canadian Environment’. Saturday, February 11th, 1-3pm. (The guided tours will be bilingual and will be followed by a sit-down discussion. Free entry and refreshments included.)
Climate Justice Montreal, Milton-Park Citizens’ Committee – Comité Citoyennes Milton-Parc, ECOLE (McGill), Quebec Public Interest Research Group QPIRG (McGill) and Black Rose Books.
‘Building Community-Solidarité communautaire’ is a citizens’ education project of the Milton Parc Citizens’ Committee (CCMP-MPCC) in Montreal. // ‘Solidarité Communautaire-Building Community’ est un programme d’éducation citoyenne du Comité Citoyen-ne-s de Milton-Parc (CCMP – MPCC) à Montréal.