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Sustainability Events

Extinction and Other Inconvenient Truths

Biodiversity Outcomes

Elizabeth Kolbert

  • Pulizer Prize-winning Author

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Kolbert will present from her book “The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History.”

This event is happening in partnership with the Imagination and Climate Futures Initiative, an interdisciplinary partnership between the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing, the Center for Science and the Imagination and the Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives.

Together, they explore how imagination, storytelling and the arts merge with scientific inquiry to shape humanity’s response to climate change and create global solutions for the future.

A brief reception and book signing will follow.

Thursday, October 20, 2016
7:00 p.m.