Losing Earth: Nathaniel Rich in conversation with Tegan Wendland

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Port of New Orleans Place

Port of New Orleans Pl · New Orleans, LA

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The venue is at the Tulane River and Coastal Center, 1370 Port of New Orleans Place.

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Author Nathaniel Rich will be in conversation with WWNO Coastal Desk reporter Tegan Wendland about his new book, "Losing Earth: A Recent History".

By 1979, we knew nearly everything we understand today about climate change—including how to stop it. Over the next decade, a handful of scientists, politicians, and strategists, led by two unlikely heroes, risked their careers in a desperate, escalating campaign to convince the world to act before it was too late. Losing Earth is their story, and ours.

Nathaniel Rich is a writer-at-large at The New York Times Magazine, and a regular contributor to the Atlantic, The New York Review of Books, and Harper’s. He is the author of three novels: "King Zeno," "Odds Against Tomorrow," and "The Mayor’s Tongue." He lives in New Orleans.

NOTE: This event is not sponsored by NOSHA. It is hosted by the ByWater Institute at the Tulane River and Coastal Center, and co-sponsored by the Garden District Book Shop and WWNO.