Frances Moore Lappe & Friends: Discovering the EcoMind Connection
Friday, November 11, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (PST)
What's In Your Head Can Heal Our Planet!
EcoMind Speaker Event: Friday, November 11th, Cabrillo College
Internationally-renowned environmental activist, leader and pioneer Frances Moore Lappe (Diet for a Small Planet) will be joined by local author John Robbins (Diet for a New America), Transition Santa Cruz founder Michael Levy and ocean scientist, author, advocate Dr. Wallace J. Nichols.
Author of 18 influential books on subjects ranging from democracy to environmental justice, Frances Moore Lappe is the recipient of the Right Livelihood Award, Rachel Carson Award, Women's National Book Association, James Beard Humanitarian of the Year, as well as seventeen honorary doctorates.
Frances' Santa Cruz appearance will feature a lively discussion based upon her new book EcoMind, as a forum to share the message of personal action and empowerment with our community at a time when we need it most.
You won't want to miss this one-time opportunity to witness Santa Cruz's leading change-makers engage with one of the foremost environmental leaders of our time.