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Author to discuss religion, global warming at lecture

October 10, 2012

Dr. Katharine Wilkinson, an expert on climate change and how it is viewed by religious leaders, will speak Thursday at CSU about her new book, "Between God and Green: How Evangelicals Are Cultivating a Middle Ground on Climate Change."

Katharine WilkinsonThe hour-long lecture, set for 4:15 p.m. in Room 212 of the Shephardson Building on CSU’s campus, is free and open to the public.

Former Rhodes Scholar

Wilkinson will focus on how evangelical leaders, once considered disconnected from the topic, are embracing the notion of climate change. Wilkinson, a Rhodes Scholar, will discuss how many evangelicals are working both sides of the political aisle in an effort to foster policy change on environmental issues.

Wilkinson’s talk is sponsored by the Department of Political Science, the Department of Philosophy, ChangingClimates@CSU and the School of Global Environmental Sustainability.