Zoom Event: Ecological Civilizations – Possibilities & Practices
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Date & Time
Sat, Apr 17 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
ECOLOGICAL CIVILIZATIONS: VISIONS, POSSIBILITIES & PRACTICES
ONLINE WITH ZOOM
Saturday, April 17, 2021
Presenters: Maurice Bisheff and Adam Wolpert
This forum will examine the idea of an ecological civilization as a transformative symbol for global culture and well being. There will be a talk and short poetry reading illuminating visions and possibilities of an “Ecological Consciousness” and its potential impact on the fabric of life on the planet. Ecological principles such as cultivating diversity, interconnectedness, harmony, and resilience will be examined. The challenges of expressing these principles will be illustrated in a dialogue with a long-time member of an intentional, sustainable community devoted to caring for people and nature in its greater environs.
Maurice Bisheff had a career in public administration and has had a long-time interest in public administration and community. Adam Wolper obtained his M.F.A. at UC San Diego and immediately following the completion of his studies, he and a group of friends started the Occidental Arts and Ecology Center, where he still lives and works today. He currently serves as OAEC’s director of the arts program and teaches landscape painting.
If you wish to participate you may reserve a space, if available, by sending an email to dlmooresb(at)gmail.com with “Registration-Eco” in the subject line. Include your full name and the email we can use to send you a Zoom invitation. Non-member spaces are limited and invitations will be given on a first come, first serve basis, so please request an invitation as early as possible.