Reality 101: Living Through the Peak of Industrial Civilization

When: Wed., June 1, 7-9 p.m. 2016

Nate Hagens, educator, writer and past editor of The Oil Drum discusses the big picture issues facing our society today and what it means to be human in the 21st century. This presentation covers the opportunities and constraints we face as we come to the end of economic growth. Nate focuses on the interrelationship between debt-based financial markets and natural resources, particularly energy. He addresses the evolutionarily-derived underpinnings to status, addiction, and our aversion to acting with the future in mind. Richard Heinberg, Senior Fellow-in-Residence of the Post Carbon Institute, will join Nate for a Q & A segment.

Price: $10 - $15 sliding scale (no one turned away for lack of funds

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