Santa Monica Public Library Presents the Sixth Annual Green Prize for Sustainable Literature
'Words of Wisdom: Reading into Action' will feature Dan Blumstein, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Chair and Institute of the Environment and Sustainability Professor
Saturday, September 22, 2012
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Main Library, Martin Luther King Auditorium
601 Santa Monica Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90401
Join a fascinating discussion on how reading can lead to action, transforming knowledge into power. A panel of environmental leaders will discuss the challenges within the green movement and ways that everyday heroes are addressing them. The event will be followed by a zero-waste reception featuring vegetarian snacks and light refreshments.
• Jordan Howard, Environmental Your Activist and Educator;
• Damon Nagami, Senior Attorney, Natural Resources Defense Council; and
• Professor Daniel Blumstein, Chair of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at UCLA and co-author of The Failure of Environmental Education (And How We Can Fix It), and Eating Our Way to Civility: A Dinner Party Guide.
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