Postponed: Douglas Brinkley: Silent Spring Revolution
New York Times bestselling author and acclaimed presidential historian Douglas Brinkley will present his new book Silent Spring Revolution, which chronicles the rise of environmental activism during the Long Sixties (1960-1973), on December 1 at the UC Santa Cruz Cowell Ranch Hay Barn. The book tells the story of an indomitable generation that saved the natural world under the leadership of John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Richard Nixon. Brinkley will be joined by State Senator John Laird for a question and answer session, including questions from the audience.
The first 50 students in attendance will receive a free copy of Silent Spring Revolution. Student ID required.
Presented by The Humanities Institute and Bookshop Santa Cruz. Co-sponsored by the Institute for Social Transformation.
More info at: https://thi.ucsc.edu/event/62874/
Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 6:00pm
1008 Ranch View Road, Santa Cruz, California 95064