COURSE | “Introduction to Earth Ethics,” Fall 2024

September 5 @ 6:00 pm December 12 @ 8:50 pm UTC-8

This fall, CEE Founder and Executive Director Karenna Gore will be teaching a course at Union Theological Seminary: PT 237 – Introduction to Earth Ethics.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Earth Ethics is a collection of concepts and framing questions that help us discern how to live in relationship with the living planet. This course will explore different aspects of Earth Ethics—climate, biodiversity, water, food, energy—with attention to connections between social justice and the health of the biosphere. It will provide history and context for the development of this field of thought, with an emphasis on the role of Indigenous and environmental justice communities and cross-disciplinary insights, including science, religion, law, literature and the arts.