Dirty Energy Road Show
UTC University Center
featuring Grassroots Activist Eric Blevins
Thursday April 11th
Lookout Mountain Room @ 5-7 p.m.
Signal Mountain Room @ 9:25am; 10:50am; 12:15-1:30pm
Eric Blevins will discuss the parallels between coal, nuclear and other forms of dirty energy, and their risks and consequences for local communities and the world. Through vivid images and plain language the complex tales of fuel extraction, nuclear and coal waste impoundment failures, and the health effects of radiation will come alive.
You will hear highlighted stories from the nuclear disaster in Fukushima Japan, mountain top removal in Appalachia, and communities throughout the world protecting themselves through grassroots organizing, litigation, and direct action.
Sponsored by UTC Speakers and Special Events
UTC Student Government Association
Bellefonte Efficiency & Sustainability Team (BEST)
Mothers Against Tennessee River Radiation
contact: [masked]/UTC Theatre and Speech Dept.