Chris Turner: Reflections on our World
Thursday, October 16, 2014 • 4-5:15pm
Festival Hall – 1215 10 Ave SE, Calgary
$13 seniors, students and Friends of CJSW
In conversation with Jeet Heer, Chris Turner presents How to Breathe Underwater.
From The Simpsons to Cyberjaya, the multimedia supercorridor of Malaysia; from dotcom bubbles to the Great Bear Rainforest, the challenges of sustainability—ecological, economic, and cultural are met with a spirit of innovation.
Chris Turner is the recipient of the 2014 Freedom to Read Award, presented by The Writers’ Union of Canada.
Jeet Heer is a Toronto based journalist who focuses on arts and culture. He is also finishing a doctoral thesis at York University on the cultural politics of Little Orphan Annie.