2014-15 Lecture Series
Environmental History & Sustainability
Edmund Russell, Univ. of Kansas
October 14, Forum Room, 3:30-5 pm
This talk will explore ways in which people have shaped the traits of non-human populations, and how changing those traits has circled back to change human experience.
Lisa Sideris, Indiana University
“Contested Wonder: Environmental Ethics and the New Cosmology”
November 18, Forum Room, 3:30-5 pm
This talk will examine a constellation of movements referred to as the New Story/Universe Story/Epic of Evolution/Big History--forms of science-based ecospirituality that have emerged in recent decades.