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Bill McKibben -- Where Do We Stand? -- A First Wednesday Talk Presented By Vermont Humanities (Offsite at Norwich Congregational Church)

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT BEGINS AT 6:30PM!

 

Join Vermont Humanities, the Norwich Public Library, and the Norwich Bookstore for an evening with Bill McKibben, author of The Flag, The Cross, and The Station Wagon, Falter, and The End of Nature!

 

Author and activist Bill McKibben— the Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury College and leader of the climate campaign group 350.org—provides an overview of the climate crisis and what changes need to be made to save the planet.

 

Bill McKibben is an author, educator, and environmentalist, who helped found 350.org, the first global grassroots climate campaign, and who has recently helped found Third Act, to build a progressive organizing movement for people over the age of 60.

Event date: 
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
Norwich Congregational Church
15 Church Street
Norwich, VT 05055-0307
The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon: A Graying American Looks Back at His Suburban Boyhood and Wonders What the Hell Happened By Bill McKibben Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250823601
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - May 31st, 2022

One of the New Yorker's Best Books of 2022 So Far

Bill McKibben—award-winning author, activist, educator—is fiercely curious.

“I’m curious about what went so suddenly sour with American patriotism, American faith, and American prosperity.”


We Are Better Together By Bill McKibben, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bill McKibben, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250755155
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - April 19th, 2022

From environmentalist and bestselling author Bill McKibben comes a hopeful, inspiring picture book celebrating the power of human cooperation and the beauty of life on Earth, beautifully illustrated by artist Stevie Lewis.

When we work together, we humans can do incredible things.


Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? By Bill McKibben Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250256850
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - January 21st, 2020

Thirty years ago Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about climate change. Now he broadens the warning: the entire human game, he suggests, has begun to play itself out.


Radio Free Vermont: A Fable of Resistance By Bill McKibben Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781524743727
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Published: Blue Rider Press - November 6th, 2018

 “We've got a long history of resistance in Vermont and this book is testimony to that fact.”
–Bernie Sanders

A book that's also the beginning of a movement, Bill McKibben's debut novel Radio Free Vermont follows a band of Vermont patriots who decide that their state might be better off as its own republic.

 


The End of Nature By Bill McKibben Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812976083
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 13th, 2006

Reissued on the tenth anniversary of its publication, this classic work on our environmental crisis features a new introduction by the author, reviewing both the progress and ground lost in the fight to save the earth.


Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future By Bill McKibben Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780805087222
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - March 4th, 2008

The bestselling author of The End of Nature issues an impassioned call to arms for an economy that creates community and ennobles our lives


Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist By Bill McKibben Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250048714
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 29th, 2014

Bestselling author and environmental activist Bill McKibben recounts the personal and global story of the fight to build and preserve a sustainable planet


Bill McKibben -- Where Do We Stand? -- A First Wednesday Talk Presented By Vermont Humanities (Offsite at Norwich Congregational Church)
Event Summary: 
Join Vermont Humanities, the Norwich Public Library, and the Norwich Bookstore for an evening with Bill McKibben, author of The Flag, The Cross, and The Station Wagon, Falter, and The End of Nature!

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