Race, Gender, Nation, and Species: Breaking New Ground in Environmental Justice Studies
Seminar Presentation by David Pellow, Ph.D.- University of California- Santa Barbara
The School of Natural Resources and Environment Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is hosting a presentation by Dr. David Pellow. Pellow is the Dehlsen Chair of Environmental Studies and Director of the Global Environmental Justice Project at the University of California, Santa Barbara. His teaching and research focus on environmental and ecological justice in the U.S. and globally. His books include: Total Liberation: The Power and Promise of Animal Rights and the Radical Earth Movement, The Slums of Aspen: Immigrants vs. the Environment in America’s Eden (with Lisa Sun-Hee Park), Resisting Global Toxics: Transnational Movements for Environmental Justice; and Garbage Wars: The Struggle for Environmental Justice in Chicago. He works with numerous organizations focused on improving the living and working environments for people of color and other marginalized communities.