Outlier Views on Climate Change

posted Monday, April 26, 2010        

Max Boykoff, an expert in the cultural politics and media coverage of climate change, will speak at the University of Arizona about how climate change and outlier views of it are portrayed by the news and entertainment industries. Boykoff, assistant professor at the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research at the University of Colorado-Boulder, will deliver his talk, “Who speaks for the climate? Understanding media representations of outlier views on climate change,” on Tuesday, May 4, at 3:30 PM in Room 531 of the Louis Foucar Marshall Building, 845 N. Park Ave. The UA’s Institute of the Environment, School of Geography and Development, and School of Journalism are hosting the event. If you would like to meet Max during his UA visit please contact Lou Regalado at regalado@email.arizona.edu. For more information, visit http://www.environment.arizona.edu/events/903.

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