Downing (English Department) Reads Paper on Higher Education and Climate Change

Posted on 3/21/2016 3:22:34 PM

David Downing, director of Graduate Studies in Literature and Criticism, was invited to be a featured speaker at the symposium “Capitalism, Climate, and Public Discourse,” February 11–12, 2016, at the University of Nevada in Reno.

The symposium was held in honor of Naomi Klein’s recent book This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. Downing’s talk was “Higher Education in the Age of the Sixth Extinction.”

Department of English