February 5, 2013 7:00pm
Adbusters’ Kalle Lasn and Darren Fleet will be hosting a public talk to launch the new book Meme Wars: The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics on February 5 at 7 p.m. at the Norm Theatre on the UBC Campus in Vancouver.
From the editor and magazine that started and named the Occupy Wall Street movement,Meme Wars lays out the next steps in rethinking and remaking our world with a new economic paradigm. Like Adbusters, the book is image-heavy and full-color throughout, and includes contributions from Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz, Paul Samuelson, George Akerlof, Lourdes Benera, Julie Matthaei, Manfred Max-Neef, David Orrell, Paul Gilding, Mathis Wackernagel and the father of ecological economics Herman Daly, among others.
Come check out what critics are calling the new-wave economics text book. Admission is free! To learn more about the event, check out the website.Meme Wars Book Launch & Discission February 5 @ 7 p.m. Norm Theatre in the SUB Building, UBC Campus 6138 Student Union Blvd Vancouver, BC