with Rebecca Huntley and Jonica Newby / Chaired by Linda Jaivin
BE THE CHANGE
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Climate: Changing Minds and Taking Action description
Rebecca Huntley (How to Talk About Climate Change in a Way That Makes a Difference) and Jonica Newby (Beyond Climate Grief) discuss ways to shake off ennui and/or exit the echo chamber to effect change on the most pressing issue of our time, the climate crisis. These two leading thinkers offer a way to move beyond our polarised debate and create understanding and incite action.
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Rebecca Huntley is one of Australia's most experienced social researchers and former director of The MindandMood Report, the longest running measure of the nation's attitudes and trends. How to Talk About Climate Change in a Way That Makes a Difference is her sixth book.
Dr Jonica Newby is a science reporter, author, TV presenter and director best known for her two decades on ABC TV’s popular weekly science program, Catalyst. She has twice won the Eureka Award, Australia’s most prestigious science journalism prize, and is a recipient of a World TV Award. Her most recent book is Beyond Climate Grief.
Linda Jaivin is the author of eleven books, including seven novels and the Quarterly Essay Found in Translation. She is also a cultural commentator, co-editor of the China Story Yearbook at the Australian National University, and literary and film translator.