This is a 4 week discussion course based on the 4-part article “The Path to an Ecological Future for Humanity.” The article links here. It is not necessary to read the article but it will be helpful.
Week 1: The Cultural Creatives – a Third Force in the Radical Middle
Week 2: Literacy, Traditional Science, and the Problem of Dualistic Thinking
Week 3: The Relational Shift to Ecological Sciences
Week 4: A New Era for Humanity: Technozoic Age or an Ecozoic Age?
Dates: 7 pm Wednesdays Feb 16, 23, March 2, 9
Instructor: Chuck Lynd will begin with a short slide presentation and then facilitate the discussion of each topic.
The goal of the course is to deepen our understanding of what it means to co-evolve a new culture rooted in ecological values and understand the role of Simply Living in building sustainability in central Ohio.