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Living Close to Home: A Lecture by Dr. Peter Denton

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University of Prince Edward Island

550 University Avenue

Don and Marion McDougall Hall Room 329

Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3

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Dr. Peter Denton is the speaker for the 2018 Dr. Eric Green Lecture.

Author of Live Close to Home (2016); Technology and Sustainability (2014); Gift Ecology: Reimagining a Sustainable World (2012), and Dr. Denton will present a lively and dynamic discussion on Living Close to Home: Local Choices for a Sustainable Future.

This event is co-sponsored by UPEI Environmental Studies Program and the Kirk of St. James. It is a free, public event. All are welcome.

About Dr. Denton:

Dr. Peter Denton works in the social, cultural and ethical dimensions of technology in multi-disciplinary contexts. He chairs the Policy Committee of the Green Action Centre and has been involved in UN Environment since 2012 as a civil society representative and as a contributing author to the GEO 6 North American Regional Assessment (2016). Dr. Denton is a principal consultant at greenethics.ca, inc., and holds multiple degrees, including a PhD in Religion and the Social Sciences from McMaster University. He is also an ordained minister in the United Church of Canada. He currently teaches history of technology at the University of Winnipeg and is an Adjunct Associate Professor of History at the Royal Military College of Canada.

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