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Oregon Humanities Center: Interview with Elizabeth Rush

Writer Elizabeth Rush, author of Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore, discusses her book and reads a passage. Her book offers a sensitive view of American communities routinely impacted by rising sea levels. Rush gave a talk titled "On Rising Together: Creative and Collective Responses to the Climate Crisis" on March 5, 2020 as the Oregon Humanities Center's 2019–20 Robert D. Clark lecturer.