Blessed Unrest: The Environmental Movement

WED, MAY 23, 2007

Writer and environmentalist Paul Hawken discusses his new book, Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Movement in the World Came into Being and Why No One Saw It Coming, which explores the diversity of the environmental movement, its ideas, strategies, and hidden history, going back many centuries. This event is co-sponsored by the Jimmy Carter Library, A Cappella Books, and the Sustainability Initiative at Emory University

+ BIO: Paul Hawken

Paul Hawken is an environmentalist, entrepreneur, and author. Starting at age 20, he dedicated his life to sustainability and changing the relationship between business and the environment. His practice has included starting and running ecological businesses, writing and teaching about the impact of commerce on living systems, and consulting with governments and corporations on economic development, industrial ecology, and environmental policy.

Jimmy Carter Library and Museum
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