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Archipelago Lecture 2017

Time: Thu 2017-10-05 15.00

Location: University of Dance and Circus, Brinellvägen 58

Participating: Dan Fagin


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KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory

at the Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment


6th Stockholm Archipelago Lecture

Dan Fagin

Connecting Dots in Toms River and Beyond

5 October 2017, 15.00-17.00

University of Dance and Circus, Brinellvägen 58

"A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who writes frequently about environmental science, Dan Fagin is also a science journalism professor at New York University. His bestselling book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation,was awarded the 2014 Pulitzer for General Nonfiction, as well as the New York Public Library’s Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism, the National Academies Science Book Award and the Society of Environmental Journalists’ Rachel Carson Environment Book Award, among other honors. A rave review in the New York Times described Toms River as “great journalism” and “a new classic of science reporting.” Dan’s recent publications include The New York Times, Scientific American, Nature and Slate. His new book project is about monarch butterflies and the future of biodiversity in the Anthropocene. " Read more about Dan here!