Under Western Skies 4: Sept 27-30, 2016

What is Under Western Skies?

Donald Worster (A. Bennett-Cooke)
Donald Worster (A. Bennett-Cooke)

The Under Western Skies conference series on the environment takes place every two years at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. This innovative, award-winning conference series was inaugurated in 2010, paying homage in its name to Donald Worster, the environmental historian whose book by the same title is a landmark in ecocritical studies.

Under Western Skies 2016: Water–Events, Trends, Analysis is slated for four outstanding and unforgettable days in September.  Early Bird registration ends August 26.

Tickets for the following are limited:

Gaia Global Circus
Reception in Honour of Maude Barlow

The 2016 Preliminary Program (Detailed) is available.

Read more about the history of UWS

Where & When?

September 27th – 30th, 2016

Roderick Mah Centre
Bella Conservatory
Mount Royal University
4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, Alberta
T3E 6K6

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Speakers

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Dr. P. Kim Sturgess, C.M., P.Eng., FCAE
Dr. P. Kim Sturgess, C.M., P.Eng., FCAE
Founder & CEO of Alberta WaterSMART
Alberta WaterSMART
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Madonna Thunder Hawk and Beth Castle
Madonna Thunder Hawk and Beth Castle
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Bruno Latour
Bruno Latour
Professor
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Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair
Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair
Associate Professor
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Maude Barlow
Maude Barlow
National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians
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Chris Jordan
Chris Jordan
Photographic Artist
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