TITLE: The Evolving Moral Landscape: Perspectives on the Environment, Literary, Historical and Interplanetary
SPEAKER: David H. Grinspoon, Jean-Francois Mouhot, Matthias Klestil
EVENT DATE: 02/28/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 67 minutes
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Three scholars from three different disciplines discuss human perspectives on the environment and the moral implications of those views.
Speaker Biography: American astrobiologist David H. Grinspoon is the first Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology at the Library's John W. Kluge Center.
Speaker Biography: Jean Francois-Mouhot is an environmental historian, author, scholar on the environmental history of Haiti and Marie Curie Fellow at the Library of Congress.
Speaker Biography: Matthias Klestil of the University of Bayreuth is a researcher on the development of environmental consciousness in African-American literature and Bavarian Fellow at the Library of Congress.