Derrick Jensen is the prize-winning author of A Language Older than Words, The Culture of Make Believe, Listening to the Land, Strangely Like War, Welcome to the Machine, and Walking on Water. He was one of two finalists for the 2003 J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, which cited The Culture of Make Believe as "a passionate and provocative meditation on the nexus of racism, genocide, environmental destruction and corporate malfeasance, where civilization meets its discontents." He writes for The New York Times Magazine, Audubon, and The Sun Magazine among many others. He is an environmental activist and lives on the coast of northern California.
Location: 2450, Pennington Creek Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 | Authors: Derrick Jensen
On Sunday October 23rd, Derrick will participate in the Ecologistics Deep Ecology Collaboratory at the Rancho El Chorro Conference and Retreat Center. Derrick will speak about the myth of human supremacy at 1:15 PM.
On November 15th, Derrick, along with Thomas Linzey, Executive Director of the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF), will discuss The Rights of Nature at 7:00 PM at the Thomas Jefferson Unitarian Universalist Church. The subject is directly relevant to the struggle against pipelines everywhere, including the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.