Carbon Histories & Post-Carbon Futures

February 5, 2016 (Friday) / 3:00 pm5:00 pm

Rainey Auditorium, Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

Carbon Histories & Post-Carbon Futures

presented by the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities

What can we expect in the wake of COP21? Join us for a roundtable discussion about the historic negotiations in Paris and their stakes for the Philadelphia-Pennsylvania region. 


  • Brian Black, environmental historian from Penn State Altoona
  • John Conley, Vice President of Commercial Sales at Solar City
  • Peter DeCarlo, environmental scientist and engineer at Drexel
  • David Masur, Executive Director of PennEnvironment
  • Pouné Saberi, section chief for Occupational and Environmental Medicine at Philadelphia VA Medical Center and on the national board of Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Sarah Wu, Deputy Director for Planning at the City of Philadelphia's Office of Sustainability

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