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Scheduled Appearances

Science & Environment Track

Animals & Us

Crosscut Festival 2021
Fri May 7, 2021 | 5:00pm

Peter Singer and Michelle Nijhous speak about sustainability and empathy for animals.

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Featuring: Peter Singer, Michelle Nijhuis

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