One City One Book: Rebecca Solnit

On the Same Page Lecture

October 11, 2012, at the Koret Auditorium.

One City One Book author Rebecca Solnit in Conversation on Disaster and Democracy with San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White, discussing her book A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster. A Paradise Built in Hell explores our need for community and common purpose, which Solnit argues are fundamental to democratic forms of social and political life.

1:14:39 min

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