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
Cost: General Admission $5.00
Group: ISEN private
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.