University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Books & Movies Designed to Change the World

Featuring author Daniel Buckley and filmmaker Josh Tickell who want to use their creative talents to encourage positive change in the world. Assistive listening devices available.

Daniel Buckley

Daniel Buckley is known for his work as a journalist, music writer, historian and documentary maker. He is also an accomplished photographer, videographer, composer, performance artist and sound designer....

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Josh Tickell

Josh Tickell is a Sundance Award Winning film director, best-selling author and thoughtful leader in the fields of health, climate and alternative energy. In 1997, Josh’s vividly painted “Veggie Van” made headlines across the United States as it picked up used frying oil and turned it into fuel....

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Kiss the Ground
Josh Tickell
Simon and Schuster
November 2017
ISBN 9781501170270
352 pages

Discover the hidden power soil has to reverse climate change, and how a regenerative farming diet not only delivers us better health and wellness, but also rebuilds our most precious resource—the very ground that feeds us. More/less

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