#026 – Eco-Modernism with Rauli Partanen & Vance Crowe
#026 – Eco Modernism
We take a look at the Eco-Modernist movement.
With Special guests:
Rauli Partanen (BBA) is an author, an entrepreneur and a father of three. His first book Suomi öljyn jälkeen(with Harri Paloheimo and Heikki Waris) got shortlisted for both of Finlands large national non-fiction book awards. Its adapted translation The World After Cheap Oil was published by Routledge in late 2014, with a German translation (self-published) Die Welt nach dem billigen Öl following in early 2015. Rauli also writes articles on different papers and magazines and gives frequent lectures, presentations and interviews on the subjects of his expertise (energy in general and as a enabler of economic activity and well-being and environmental problems such as climate change, oil and nuclear energy especially, resource scarcity and so forth).
Blog: kaikenhuippu.com (mainly in finnish)
Vance Crowe is the Director of Millennial Engagement at Monsanto in Saint Louis, Missouri. Vance is a former Communications Strategist for the World Bank Group, a returned U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer stationed in Kenya, a former communications coordinator at a National Public Radio (NPR) affiliate in Northern California and was a deckhand on an eco-tourism ship that traveled in the Western Hemisphere. Vance holds an undergraduate degree in communications from Marquette University and a Master’s Degree in Cross-Cultural Negotiations from the Seton Hall School of Diplomacy.
Connect with Vance on twitter @VanceCrowe
And the TwL team for this episode:
Nathan Dickey: @TheNatheist
Michael Kitching: @Bio_Inspiration
EcoModernist Manifesto: http://www.ecomodernism.org/
Josh, Society for Advancement of Science