January 6 /10:30 a.m.- 3 p.m.
In conjunction with the Norton’s acclaimed Earth Works: Mapping the Anthropocene exhibition, the Museum is presenting a free public program on climate change and its implications and effects on our state, country, and planet. The program features scientists from NASA and Florida International University, and policymakers from Washington, D.C. and Florida.
10:30 a.m. / Exhibition viewing with Justin Brice Guariglia, whose art is featured in Earth Works: Mapping the Anthropocene
11 a.m. / Welcome and Keynote Address
“Stop Yelling,” Timothy Morton, the Rita Shea Guffey Chair in English at Rice University and author of Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence (2016).
Noon / Light lunch (free)
12:45 p.m. / Presentations
Joshua Willis, Climate scientist, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Tiffany Troxler, Director, Sea Level Solutions Center, Florida International University
1:15 p.m. – Panel discussion, moderated by Tim Wride, Norton’s William and Sarah Ross Soter Curator of Photography and organizer of Earth Works exhibition:
2 p.m. – Q + A with audience and closing remarks
2:30 p.m. – Refreshments
Free admission. RSVP requested.