Thursday, March 2, 2023
4:30pm – 5:30pm
True North Classroom, Stephen Robert '62 Hall, 280 Brook Street
Reception to follow
An expert in climate and energy policy, Leah Stokes is the author of the award-winning book Short Circuiting Policy, which examines the role of utilities in undermining regulation and promoting climate denial. She was named to 2022 TIME100 Next and Business Insider 2022 Climate Action 30 lists. Trained at MIT, Columbia, and the University of Toronto, Stokes has been published in top scholarly journals, as well as the New York Times, Washington Post, and other popular media outlets. She is the Anton Vonk Associate Professor of Environmental Politics at the University of California, Santa Barbara, a senior policy consultant at Rewiring America, and co-host of the climate podcast “A Matter of Degrees.
Sponsored by the Department of Political Science's Herbert H. Goldberger Lectureships Fund. Co-sponsored by the Climate Solutions Lab.