Cooling Mother Earth: New York’s Footprint in Nature, Then and Now

55 Vanderbilt Parkway
Dix Hills, New York 11746

Presented by Robert Spiegelman Are New Yorkers stewards of nature or lords of nature? This lecture/multimedia presentation probes the question by revisiting key moments in the Empire State’s development history, especially its Indian, Infrastructure and Conservation legacies; linking them to today’s environmental crises.
This program is co-sponsored by the Greens’ Men’s Group and is made possible by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities. Start time is 10:15am and is free.