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Lowell Lecture

Screening of Inundation District

Date & Time

Jan. 20, 2024 at 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Suffolk University - Modern Theatre
525 Washington Street Boston, MA 02111
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Film Screening followed by a post-screening conversation with filmmaker David Abel.

Presenting Organization

Ford Hall Forum at Suffolk University


Current Affairs


Susan Spurlock (, 617 5047297)

Directed by Pulitzer prize-winning director David Abel, this feature-length film explores the implications of one city’s decision to ignore the threats posed by climate change and spend billions of dollars building a new waterfront district — on landfill, at sea level, and in the bullseye of rising seas.