Texas Tech University

English Department Hosting Discussion on Religion and Climate Change

George Watson

October 21, 2016

The panel will feature Climate Science Center director Katharine Hayhoe, history professor Mark Stoll and English professor Dennis Covington.

WHAT: The Literature, Social Justice and Environment Concentration of the Department of English will host “A Conversation: Spirituality, Religion and Climate Change.”

WHEN: 7 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 26)

WHERE: Lecture Hall 001, English Building, Flint Avenue and 15th Street

EVENT: Katharine Hayhoe, an associate professor in the Department of Political Science and the director of the Climate Science Center, Mark Stoll, an associate professor in the Department of History, and Dennis Covington, a professor in the Department of English in the Texas Tech University College of Arts & Sciences, will host a panel discussion on the intersection of religion and climate change.

There will be a book signing of “Revelation: A Search for Faith in a Violent Religious World” by Covington and “Inherit the Holy Mountain-Religion and the Rise of American Environmentalism” by Stoll.

CONTACT: Mike Lemon, instructor, Department of English, College of Arts & Sciences, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-2501 or mike.lemon@ttu.edu

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