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The Environmental Issues Group is honored to host a zoom presentation held by writer and journalist, Mario Alejandro Ariza.  Mario is the author of “Disposable City: Miami’s Future on the Shores of Climate Catastrophe.”

Disposable City

The book is his personal investigation into the present and future effects of climate change on his home. It is a vibrant portrait of a city whose unique culture might soon succumb to a watery death.

Date:                     September 5, 2020

Time:                     10:30 AM (Eastern Time)

Event Link:           See LWV PBC Calendar for Login Information (https://lwvpbc.org/events)

Mario is featured in the PBS documentary, Sinking Cities: Miami. It is part of a series that examines how major coastal cities are coming to grips with the real-time effects of climate change. Mario currently works as a reporter covering federal courts at the Sun Sentinel.

The zoom presentation is open to all.  No registration is required. Please submit any questions to marymertz@me.com

Looking forward to seeing you on September 5th!