Thursday, April 03, 2014

Upcoming Environmental Talks at Princeton University

Jenny Price, a visiting environmental historian, activist and writer at the Princeton Environmental Institute, sent me these links to upcoming talks she'll be a part of. A couple years ago, I realized that humor might help engage more people in environmental issues, and began writing tragicomic scripts having to do with climate change. It was also a matter of having put serious time into a lot of environmental projects, and feeling a need to have some fun.

I contacted Jenny when I noticed she's teaching a course at PEI about humor and the environment. Note in particular the "That's Not Funny" event, whose link includes more about Jenny's work.

Architecture, Cities, & Nature
Lecture series this month in the School of Architecture, Rm 107, 4:30 on Thursdays

Whose Coast Is It? -- April 9, 5pm
Event about NJ coastal resilience.
Robertson Hall 002

That's Not Funny! -- April 16
Three to speak on humor and environment
and April 16 late-night comedy show--with Yoram Bauman & student warm-ups -- Campus Club, 9:30pm

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