Teach-in for Global Climate Strike Week
On the environmental impact of streaming media
with Laura Marks & Adel Iskander
September 23, 8:00-8:45 PM
Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema
SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
149 W. Hastings St., Vancouver
Yikes! Did you know that streaming video — viral videos on your phone, Netflix binges on your computer — occupies about 7% of the global energy footprint?! But don’t panic! Join students at SFU’s School for the Contemporary Arts as we lay out the problem and propose solutions, from low-tech alternatives to true-cost accounting to activism.
For more information, or to attend the full lecture on media materiality (starts at 6:30), please contact Laura Marks at firstname.lastname@example.org.