Waking up in the Climate Crisis: From Despair to Engagement — Two Study Sessions on the Seven Insights, on July 26 and Aug 23

Please join us for two study sessions to explore the Seven Questions/Insights, which Renée presented in her talk of May 24.

1) First Study Session:
Already took place on Sunday, July 26.
We discussed Insights 1 to 4. Here is the recording below.

2) Second Study session
Sunday, August 23, from 1 pm to 3 pm (Eastern)—Insights 5 to 7

If you wish to attend, please email us to confirm your presence and receive the Zoom link. <[email protected]>

In preparation, we suggest you listen to the first talk (below) and the follow-up study group (below), and if you have more time, you could look at her book, Environmental Melancholia.

Dr. Renée Lertzman is a researcher, educator and engagement strategist who uses psychological insights to unlock action on global climate and environmental crises.
It’s normal to feel anxious or overwhelmed by climate change. Can we turn those feelings into something productive?

Below is the recording of Renée’s talk of May 24, entitled “Waking up to the Climate Crisis: From Despair to Engagement,” which was facilitated by Sara Demetry.

You may also enjoy watching Renée’s TED talk: (https://www.ted.com/talks/renee_lertzman_how_to_turn_climate_anxiety_into_action)

Here is the recording of the follow-up event on Zoom, facilitated by Sara Demetry (Sunday, June 7th)