Topical Tag: Environmental Cultures

The Magazine



Muir Symposium: California and the Birth of a New Environmentalism

Creation of a New Environmentalism – Where Might We Go From Here?


Creation of a New Environmentalism in California keynote lecture by Barbara Romero Deputy Mayor for City Services Former City of Los Angeles Board of Public Works Commissioner   welcoming & closing remarks by Jon Christensen , Adjunct Assistant Professor, UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, UCLA Department of History, and the UCLA Center for...


Laurel Hunt

Executive Director

Los Angeles Regional Collective for Climate Action and Sustainability

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Sonali Abraham

Second Year D.Env. Student

Environmental Science and Engineering

Ursula Heise

Ursula K. Heise

Professor, Marcia H. Howard Chair in Literary Studies | LENS P.I.

Department of English


In the News



Morphology, Generosity, and the Nature of Cities

Dr. Pincetl’s latest post in the Nature of Cities. I have been reading an extraordinary book by Marwa Al-Sabouni: The Battle for Home: the Vision of a Young Architect in Syria, who posits the critical importance of urbanism for the nature of a city—its feeling, its generosity, its openness to all regardless of difference. She...



Central African Forests Forever

Central African Forests Forever, by Meindert Brouwer, is a book by and for the people in Central Africa about preserving the Congo Basin rainforest, the second largest rainforest in the world, and surrounding forests in ten countries in Central Africa. The chapters are posted and accessible through this website.