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Slow Democracy and the Power of Community

Digital Event
January 5: 7:00 pm

Note: due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this talk will only be offered online, via Zoom. Advance registration is required for this event.

Author and advocate Susan Clark explains the Slow Democracy movement in which ordinary people mobilize to find local solutions to local problems. In the process some find they can bridge the “us/them” divide so prevalent in our national politics today.

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About Susan Clark

Susan Clark is a writer and educator focusing on community sustainability and engagement. She is the coauthor of Slow Democracy: Rediscovering Community, Bringing Decision Making Back Home, with Woden Teachout; and All Those in Favor, a book about Vermont town meetings, with Frank Bryan.

Underwriter

Peter Gilbert Endowment Fund

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Date:
January 5
Time:
7:00 pm
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Organizer

Randal Smathers
Phone:
(802) 773-1860

Venue

Rutland Free Library
10 Court St
Rutland, VT 05701 United States
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Website:
www.rutlandfree.org