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Past Events



  Tuesday, November 9, 2004
Open Forum: "The Legacy of Chico Mendes"
Campus Center, Multipurpose Room  7:00 pm
“The Legacy of Chico Mendes,” a discussion of human rights and the environment with Andrew Revkin, environment reporter, the New York Times, and author of The Burning Season: The Murder of Chico Mendes and the Fight for the Amazon Rain Forest. Multipurpose room, Bertelsmann Campus Center, 7:00 p.m. 845-758-7073 or
Sponsored by: Bard Center for Environmental Policy
Contact: 845-758-7073

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  Tuesday, April 13, 2004
Lecture: "Environmental Poets"
Campus Center, Multipurpose Room  5:00 pm
Angus Fletcher, Distinguished Emeritus Professor in Comparative Literature at the CUNY Graduate Center, and author of Allegory: The Theory of a Symbolic Mode and A New Theory for American Poetry: Democracy, the Environment, and the Future of the Imagination, which focuses on John Clare, Walt Whitman, and John Ashbery.
Sponsored by: Bard Center; Bard Center for Environmental Policy; John Ashbery Poetry Series
Contact: 845-758-7425 
  Wednesday, March 10, 2004
Open Forum: "China's Energy: Resources, Demands, Concerns, and the Future"
Campus Center, Multipurpose Room  7:30 pm
"China's Energy: Resources, Demands, Concerns, and the Future." Featured speakers Kimball C. Chen, cochairman, ETG Energy Transportation Group, Inc.; Daniel Dudek, chief economist, Environmental Defense; Barbara Finamore, director, China Clean Energy Project, Natural Resources Defense Council; and Patrick J. D'Addario, president, Fiorello H. LaGuardia Foundation. Fox-Przeworski, director of the Bard Center for Environmental Policy and former director for North America of the United Nations Environment Programme, will introduce and moderate the open forum.
Sponsored by: Bard Center for Environmental Policy; Bard in China Program
Contact: 845-758-7388

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