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*DIGITAL* The Story of Water in Times of Crisis

November 4
7:00 pm

Norwich Congregational Church, United Church of Christ
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Please note: due to the Covid-19 crisis, the October, November, and December 2020 First Wednesdays talks will only be offered online, via Zoom. Advance registration is required for these events. Register for this free talk.

What does water tell us about who we are, from the first civilizations in Mesopotamia to our modern environments? Dartmouth professor Tarek El-Ariss examines our relationship to water in times of crisis, linking war in the Middle East with regional water shortages and pandemics.

Tarek El-Ariss is professor and chair of Middle Eastern Studies at Dartmouth College.

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Lucinda Walker
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