Tuesday Sep 29 2020 7:00 pm - Online Book Event, Virtual
A Good War: Mobilizing Canada for the Climate Emergency in Manitoba
“This is the roadmap out of climate crisis that Canadians have been waiting for.” — Naomi Klein, activist and New York Times bestselling author of This Changes Everything and The Shock Doctrine
Join us for an evening of music, a reading, author Q&A, and a panel discussion with local climate emergency activists. Register for the Webinar online. Copies of A Good War: Mobilizing Canada for the Climate Emergency by Seth Klein are available from McNally Robinson Booksellers.
Featuring a musical performance by Decades After Paris.
- Madeline Laurendeau, Manitoba Youth for Climate Action
- Eric Reder, Wilderness Committee
- Clayton Thomas-Muller, 350.org
Sponsored by: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Corporate Mapping Project, ECW Press, David Suzuki Foundation, 350.org Canada, Climate Action Network Canada, The Council of Canadians, CUPW, University of Winnipeg Department of Urban and Inner-City Studies, McNally Robinson, Manitoba Energy Justice Coalition, and Climate Action Team Manitoba.
Seth Klein was the founding British Columbia director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives for over two decades and has been immersed in climate change and inequality issues for his working life. He is currently an adjunct professor in urban studies at Simon Fraser University and remains a research associate with the CCPA. He lives in Vancouver, B.C.