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Have We Made The Turn?

Have We Made The Turn?

Environmentalist Bill McKibben joins moderator Michael Winship in a virtual discussion on our changing global climate and its impacts to our local Finger Lakes region.

To learn more about Bill McKibben:
March 19, 2021
Season 10

Have We Made The Turn?

Climate Change & Climate Peril: The World and The Finger Lakes

Featuring

Bill McKibben,

Author. Educator. Environmentalist.

Details

MODERATOR: Michael Winship

This past March, the George M. Ewing Canandaigua Forum was proud to host its first-ever "virtual forum" discussion with leading climate activist Bill McKibben and Canandaigua-native Michael Winship. In the remote, dispersed discussion, Mr. McKibben focused on both the perils of our changing global climate as well as the promising return of the United States to the fight to adapt to our changing world.

You are invited to watch the recorded version of this event here: (opens in a new window)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Jgk7DWmITo

 

Bill McKibben's BIO:

Bill McKibben is founder and senior adviser emeritus of 350.org. His 1989 book The End of Nature is regarded as the first book for a general audience about climate change, and has appeared in 24 languages. He's gone on to write many more books, and his work appears regularly in periodicals from the New Yorker to Rolling Stone. He serves as the Schumann Distinguished Scholar in Environmental Studies at Middlebury College, as a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and he has won the Gandhi Peace Prize as well as honorary degrees from 19 colleges and universities. He was awarded the Right Livelihood Award, sometimes called the alternative Nobel, in the Swedish Parliament. Foreign Policy named him to its inaugural list of the world's 100 most important global thinkers.

 

March 19, 2021
Season 10
Have We Made The Turn?

Have We Made The Turn?

Climate Change & Climate Peril: The World and The Finger Lakes

Featuring

Bill McKibben,

Author. Educator. Environmentalist.

Details

MODERATOR: Michael Winship

This past March, the George M. Ewing Canandaigua Forum was proud to host its first-ever "virtual forum" discussion with leading climate activist Bill McKibben and Canandaigua-native Michael Winship. In the remote, dispersed discussion, Mr. McKibben focused on both the perils of our changing global climate as well as the promising return of the United States to the fight to adapt to our changing world.

You are invited to watch the recorded version of this event here: (opens in a new window)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Jgk7DWmITo

 

Bill McKibben's BIO:

Bill McKibben is founder and senior adviser emeritus of 350.org. His 1989 book The End of Nature is regarded as the first book for a general audience about climate change, and has appeared in 24 languages. He's gone on to write many more books, and his work appears regularly in periodicals from the New Yorker to Rolling Stone. He serves as the Schumann Distinguished Scholar in Environmental Studies at Middlebury College, as a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and he has won the Gandhi Peace Prize as well as honorary degrees from 19 colleges and universities. He was awarded the Right Livelihood Award, sometimes called the alternative Nobel, in the Swedish Parliament. Foreign Policy named him to its inaugural list of the world's 100 most important global thinkers.

 

Environmentalist Bill McKibben joins moderator Michael Winship in a virtual discussion on our changing global climate and its impacts to our local Finger Lakes region.

To learn more about Bill McKibben:

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