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Professor David Korten at The Forum, Grace Cathedral
Sunday, February 8
9:30 - 10:30am
Grace Cathedral, Gresham Hall
1100 California Street, San Francisco, CA
Tickets: Free and open to all
David Korten’s publications are required reading in university courses around the world. He has written numerous books, including Agenda for a New Economy: From Phantom Wealth to Real Wealth, the international best seller When Corporations Rule the World, The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community and The Post-Corporate World: Life After Capitalism. David is a co-founder and board chair of YES! Magazine, co-chair of the New Economy Working Group, founder and president of the Living Economies Forum, a member of the Club of Rome, a founding board member emeritus of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies, a former Associate of the International Forum on Globalization and a former Harvard Business School professor. He contributes regularly to edited books and professional journals and to a wide variety of periodical publications. He is a popular international speaker and a regular guest on talk radio and television. For more, visit his website.
Copies of Change the Story, Change the Future: A Living Economy for a Living Earth will be available for purchase from Books Inc. David Korten will be signing copies of this new book immediately following the conversation.
The Rev. Dr. Matthew Fox is an internationally acclaimed spiritual theologian, an Episcopal priest, and an activist who was a member of the Dominican Order for 34 years. He holds a doctorate, summa cum laude, in the History and Theology of Spirituality from the Institut Catholique de Paris. As a spiritual theologian, he has written 30 books that have been translated into 48 languages and have received numerous awards. Among them are Original Blessing, The Coming of the Cosmic Christ, A Spirituality Named Compassion, The Reinvention of Work, The Hidden Spirituality of Men, and Christian Mystics. For more, visit his website.
About The Forum
The Forum is a series of stimulating conversations about faith and ethics in relation to the issues of our day. Hosted by the clergy of Grace Cathedral, we invite leading public figures, musicians, theologians, artists and writers to bring the most innovative and interesting thinking to our public space, engaging our minds and hearts to think in new ways about the world.
Venue contact: http://www.gracecathedral.org/calendar/detail.php?cid=25310