Date and Time: Thursday October 3 2019, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM CEST
Location: Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry, Drottninggatan 95B, Stockholm

Title of Sverker Sörlin´s lecture:
The ‘environment’ – Unearthing the past, present and future of one of the most successful policy concepts of the twentieth century

Sverker Sörlin´s research areas include science history, research policy, popular history, cultural criticism, environmental humanities, innovation studies and more. He frequently appears in Swedish media, and writes popular science and narrative non-fiction. Sverker Sörlin has been active at prominent institutes and universities in several countries and has recently published a book on the history of the environment: The Environment – A History of the Idea.

Following the lecture there will be a panel discussion with Sverker Sörlin; Fiona Lambe, research fellow at Stockholm Environment Institute; Rebecka Le Moine, conservation biologist and member of parliament for the Swedish Green Party and Olle Torpman, researcher in philosophy at Stockholm University.

There will also be a mingle with refreshments.

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