Naomi Klein: This Changes Everything

UT Austin Department of English, Texas Institute for Literary & Textual Studies (TILTS)

11 Nov 2015, 7 - 9pm

Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium, Texas



11 Nov 2015
7 - 9pm
Free and open to the public


Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium
2313 Red River St
Austin, Texas,  78712
United States
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The UT Dept. of English & TILTS present Naomi Klein on climate vs. capitalism.

Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, syndicated columnist, and author of several books, including the 2007 New York Times bestseller, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. Her most recent book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate, won the 2014 Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction, and was also shortlisted for the 2015 PEN Literary Awards in the nonfiction category. Klein is a contributing editor for Harper’s and reporter for Rolling Stone, and writes a regular column for The Nation and The Guardian that is syndicated internationally by The New York Times Syndicate. In 2014 she received the International Studies Association’s IPE Outstanding Activist-Scholar award, and in 2015 she received The Izzy Award honouring outstanding achievement in independent journalism and media.

Co-sponsored by The Humanities Institute at the University of Texas at Austin