|When:||Friday, September 27, 2013|
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Chicago History Museum|
1601 N. Clark Street, IL 60614 map it
|Audience:||- Faculty/Staff - Student - Public|
|Costs:|| - General Admission: $5.00 |
|Category:||Lectures & Meetings|
Tim DeChristopher Climate justice activist, and co-founder of environmental group Peaceful Uprising, will discuss his act of nonviolent civil disobedience in 2008, in which he disrupted a government oil and gas lease auction to protect fragile lands in Southern Utah. Also appearing is author and conservationist Terry Tempest Williams who will be available for a book signing after the event.
Sponsored by Haymarket Books and the Lannan Foundation.
A limited number of seats will be available on the day of the event on a first-come first-served basis.