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We're back!

by: Heather on 11/14/2007
Posted in: Events

The last week or so has been exceptionally quiet at New Society's offices. 4 of our staff went to San Francisco to exhibit at the Green Festival, and 2 more of us set off to Greenbuild in Chicago. I was part of the Chicago contingent, and we had a fantastic time. We heard estimates as high as 40,000 attendees (although official totals are nowhere …

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Warning - Quiet Blog Ahead!

by: Heather on 11/02/2007
Posted in: Events

Next week posting will be light here as we are away at GreenBuild - Chicago here we come! Comments are open, so feel free to post any news in the comment thread!

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What a Way to Go!

by: Heather on 10/10/2007
Posted in: Events

I just received an e-mail that 3 of our favourite New Society authors (Richard Heinberg, Chellis Glendinning and Lyle Estill) are appearing in a new documentary entitled What a Way To Go: Life at the End of Empire. From the website: "Disturbing, compassionate, sometimes humorous personal essay about coming to grips with climate change, resource …

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West Coast Green!

by: Heather on 09/24/2007
Posted in: Events

The blog has been quiet for the past few days because we were off displaying New Society books at West Coast Green in San Francisco. I had hoped to post entries from the road, but the show was hopping and we were busy all the time. It was great to see so many of our authors there - Paula Baker-Laporte (Prescriptions for A Healthy House), John …

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Guest Video Post - Chris O'Brien

by: Heather on 09/05/2007
Posted in: Events

Today we have our first ever video post, featuring Chris O'Brien, author of Fermenting Revolution speaking about "Sudstainability", otherwise known as how to drink beer and save the world. Bottoms up!

Sudstainability!

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