Education in a Hotter, Less Democratic Time?
September 24 (6:30pm)
Center for the Environment, Room 300
Category: Special Events
As part of Climate Strike Week (September 20-27), Catawba College will present "Education in a Hotter, Less Democratic Time?" featuring David Orr on Tuesday, September 24th at 6:30 p.m. in Room 300 of the Center for the Environment facility.
David Orr is a Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies & Politics, Emeritus. He is the author of eight books, including Dangerous Years: Climate Change and the Long Emergency (Yale, 2016) and Down to the Wire: Confronting Climate Collapse (Oxford, 2009). His current work is on the state of American democracy that includes publication of a co-edited book Democracy Unchained: Politics as if All People Matter (The New Press, 2020) and public events in major cities across the U.S.