Event

The Lyle Center Presents: A Green New Deal for Climate Justice

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 2:30pm
Location: 
Virtual
Lyle Center Guest Lecture: "A Green New Deal for Climate Justice" featuring Thea Riofrancos, Ph.D.
Lyle Center Guest Lecture: "A Green New Deal for Climate Justice" featuring Thea Riofrancos, Ph.D.

The Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies invites the campus community to a virtual conversation with Thea Riofrancos, Ph.D.

An assistant professor of political science at Providence College in Rhode Island, Riofrancos is also an Andrew Carnegie Fellow (2020-22), co-author of “A Planet to Win: Why We Need a New Green Deal” and author of “Resource Radicals: From Petro-Nationalism to Post-Extractivism in Ecuador.” Her research focuses on resource extraction, renewable energy, climate change, green technology and social movements.

The event is free and open to the public. RSVP to crs@cpp.edu to receive the Zoom link.

Editor's Note: View the video recording of the Riofrancos' lecture.
Professor James Blair screenshot of A New Green Deal for Climate Justice video