Lowell Lecture

Breaking New Ground: A Personal History

Date & Time

Oct. 30, 2013


First Parish Church in Cambridge
3 Church Street Cambridge, MA 02138
Driving Directions


Lester Brown, author and environmental analyst Dr. Tim Weiskel, Harvard Extension School

Presenting Organization

Cambridge Forum


Current Affairs

Internationally renowned environmental "guru" Lester Brown recounts his life story. What paths did he follow to become the powerful and respected voice for environmental issues that he is today? Has he ever felt like a voice lost in the crowd of our materialistic culture? How has he used data and science to speak convincingly to the emotional ties binding us to the status quo?