Upcoming Talk of Interest
|Tuesday, February 2, 2010|
Speaker You Need to Hear: Local Economist and Author to talk about Localism and Globalism
Economist and author Michael Shuman will be speaking in Tucson on February 2nd. Shuman is a leader in local economies and brings a new perspective to the relationship between globalization and localization. He is a very entertaining speaker with a lot of national credibility and 2 top-selling books, Going Local and The Small-Mart Revolution.
As you know, local business and what it can do for the community is an incredibly timely topic here in Arizona, where we have a dire need to revitalize our local economy. Shuman will offer valuable insights as well as information to inspire and encourage the local movement right here in Tucson.
This is a free event you want to attend. Tuesday, Feb 2. 6:30 PM, University of Arizona Student Union–Santa Rita Room.
Copies of The Small-Mart Revolution and Going Local will be available for purchase with proceeds going to LFA, thanks to Antigone Books.
Questions? Please contact:
Lisette H. DeMars
Membership Coordinator Tucson
Local First Arizona