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University Forum: David Wallace-Wells

David Wallace-Wells is a science journalist and a New York Times bestselling author whose writing focuses on climate change, the impact it will have on our lives and what we can do to mitigate the crisis. His book, The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warmingwas named one of the best books of 2019 by The New York Times, GQ, the New Yorker, and Time magazine. An HBO Max series featuring a series of fictional stories about the world’s future inspired by The Uninhabitable Earth is currently in the works. Wallace-Wells is Deputy Editor at New York magazine, a regular contributor to New York and the Guardian, co-host of the podcast 2038 and a National Fellow at the New America Foundation. He is an alumnus of Brown University.  

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Dial-In Information

A Zoom Webinar link will be posted the week before the event.

Tuesday, November 2 at 6:30pm

Bennett Auditorium
113 East Memorial Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406