Starr Forum: The Madhouse Effect

Wednesday, March 06, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Building 6, 120
182 MEMORIAL DR (REAR), Cambridge, MA 02139

How climate change denial is threatening our planet, destroying our politics, and driving us crazy

Speaker: Michael Mann, award-winning climate scientist

Michael Mann is Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science at Penn State, with joint appointments in the Department of Geosciences and the Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI). He is also director of the Penn State Earth System Science Center (ESSC). He is author of more than 200 peer-reviewed and edited publications, numerous op-eds and commentaries, and four books including Dire Predictions: Understanding Climate ChangeThe Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the Front Lines and The Tantrum that Saved the World.

The Madhouse Effect will be signed and sold at the event.

Co-sponsors:  MIT Center for International Studies (CIS)

The Madhouse Effect

Free & open to the public | Refreshments served
Can't attend in person? Watch it on Facebook live or on-demand on YouTube.
For more information or accessibility accommodations please contact starrforum@mit.edu.

Sign up for Starr Forum emails to get notified about upcoming events.

A full listing of Starr Forums is available here

Event Type

Conferences/Seminars/Lectures

Events By Interest

Academic

Events By Audience

Public, MIT Community, Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff

Events By School

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS)

Tags

Starr Forum, CIS, Center for International Studies, MIT Security Studies Program, SSP, MISTI, starrforum

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/12534...

Cost

free and open to the public

Department
Center for International Studies
Hashtag

#MITstarrforum

Contact Email

starrforum@mit.edu

Add to my calendar

Recent Activity

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.