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Re: E-M:/ Fwd: Sprawl & Racial Divisions (Author due in Grand Rapids on the 10th)

Enviro-Mich message from David and Wendy DeRight <deright@net-link.net>

Not so coincidental, perhaps, but the author of this report will be
speaking in Grand Rapids this next Wednesday.

The following was snipped and pasted from that previous posting
forwarded by Alex S. on Jan. 19th.

Dave DeRight
Augusta, MI
Grand Rapids Community College presents Dr. Robert Bullard
Cultural Diversity Lecture Series IV

     A renowned environmentalist, Dr. Bullard will address Unequal
     Protection, with an emphasis on environmental justice
     occurring for all people regardless of economic status or

For over a decade he has conducted research in the areas of urban land
use, housing, community development, industrial facility siting
processes and environmental quality.

Dr. Bullard is Ware Professor of Sociology and Director of the
Environmental Justice Resource Center at Clark Atlanta University. He is
an award-winning author and two of his books, Dumping in Dixie: Race,
Class and the Environmental Quality and People of Color Environmental
Groups Directory 1994-95, have become standard text in the environmental
and social justice field.

WHEN: Wednesday February 10, 1999
7:00 p.m.

COST: Free

WHERE: Grand Rapids Community College, Applied Technology Center
Auditorium, 151 Fountain NE, Grand Rapids MI 49503

CONTACT: For tickets or information: call Student Activities Office at
616-234-4160 (EST).

Monica M. Rogers
Associate Director
Center for Environmental Study
Grand Rapids Community College
143 Bostwick NE
Grand Rapids MI 49503

Email: mrogers@iserv.net or mrogers@grcc.cc.mi.us
FAX: 616-234-4005


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