Sandra Steingraber, "Health & Heart" Anthropocene keynote

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
The Englert Theatre
221 E. Washington St.
Iowa City, IA 52240

Sandra Steingraber, biologist, author, and cancer survivor, writes about climate change, ecology, and the links between human health and the environment. She is author of Living Downstream: An Ecologist’s Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment; Having Faith: An Ecologist’s Journey to Motherhood; and Raising Elijah: Protecting Our Children in an Age of Environmental Crisis. She is also contributing essayist and editor for Orion magazine and a Distinguished Scholar in Residence at Ithaca College.