"The Uninhabitable Earth" with author David Wallace-Wells

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Public Talk

When: Jan 14 2020 - 7:00pm until Jan 14 2020 - 9:00pm
Where: Kahala Hotel & Resort, Maile Ballroom
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Please join us for a free public address by New York Times best-selling author David Wallace-Wells.

 

Poster for David Wallace-Wells talkThe Uninhabitable Earth

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:00 pm

The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Maile Ballroom

5000 Kahala Avenue

Honolulu, HI 96816

Obtain your complementary ticket HERE.

Journalist David Wallace-Wells writes extensively on the global climate crisis. He is deputy editor at New York magazine and a National Fellow at New America. He is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming (2019), which the Washington Post called “this generation’s Silent Spring.” He is co-host of the podcast 2038, which analyzes predictions for the next twenty years.

Presented by the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Kamehameha Schools, and the Hawai‘i Community Foundation with support from the The Kahala Hotel & Resort and Hawaii Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission.

Additional Sponsors: Better Tomorrow Speaker Series; City and County of Honolulu’s Office of Climate Change, Sustainability and Resiliency; College of Social Sciences; College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources; Conservation International; East-West Center; Pacific RISA; School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology; Sea Grant; Sierra Club of Hawai'i; Surfrider Foundation; The Nature Conservancy; Ulupono Initiative; UH Alumni Relations; and the William S. Richardson School of Law

This event is being organized in coordination with the State of Hawai‘i’s Hā O Ke Kai 2020 Climate Conference. The speaker will be introduced by Lieutenant Governor Joshua Green.

Questions? btss@hawaii.edu

Valet or garage parking for $5 with validation at the event.

A book signing with the author will follow the public talk.

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