About Carolyn


Feb. 1st

Keynote - University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Feb. 8th

University Distinguished Lecture Series, Texas State University
San Marcos, TX

March 1st

City, Culture, Community Voices Symposium, Keynote, Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

March 8th

Empowering Sustainability Lecture Series, Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA

March 29th

Smith College
Northampton, MA

April 19th

Environmental Justice, Lecture - Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

April 28th

43rd Annual American Studies Symposium, Keynote - Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

May 11th

Environmental Justice, Race and Public Lands Symposium, Keynote - University of Oregon
Eugene, OR

May 18th

Conservation Lands Foundation, Keynote
Scottsdale, Arizona



February 3rd

The Great Plains Institute, Lincoln, NE

February 10th

Convocation at Augsberg College, Minneapolis, MN

March 14th

Keynote, Landscape Architecture Conference, Atlantic City, NJ

March 23rd

Colloquium Series, Clark University, Worcester, MA

March 30th

Center for Diversity Education, Asheville, NC

April 22nd

Smithsonian Earth Optimism Summit, Washington, DC

April 27th

Land Conservation and Greenways Conference, Williamsburg, VA

May 4th

Museum of Nature and Science, Denver, CO

May 30th

The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, VA

June 14th

Women’s Outdoor Summit for Empowerment, San Francisco, CA

June 28th

Keynote, People of the Global Majority Summit, Berkeley, CA

September 14th

Sterling College, Craftsbury, VT

September 21st

Smith College, Northampton, MA

October 5th

Stegner Lecture, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

October 12th

EJ & Human Rights Conference, Keynote, St. Louis, MO

October 19th

Jordahl Lecture, Nelson Institute of Sustainability, UW-Madison, Madison, WI

October 27th

Over the Line: A Conversation about Race, Place and Environment, Halifax, Nova Scotia

November 2nd

Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

November 10th

Great Lakes Place-based Education Conference, Keynote, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

December 7th

Azusa Pacific University, Yosemite, CA




February 19

Lecture, Department of Environmental Politics, University of Washington, Seattle

March 3

Lecture & Discussion on Diversity, Colorado College, Colorado Springs

April 14

Public Talk, Yale University

April 25

Keynote, The Nelson Institute, University of Wisconsin-Madison

May 22

Keynote/lecture, Rokeby Museum, Burlington, VT

September 9

Presidio Trust, San Francisco, CA

September 16

Congressional Black Caucus, Washington, DC

September 22

Pacific College, Portland, OR

September 24

Jaipur Literature Festival, Boulder, CO

September 29

UNC Asheville Center for Diversity Education, Asheville, NC

October 6

Utah Humanities Festival, Moab and Salt Lake City, Utah

October 13

Middlebury College, Vermont

October 21

Public Conversation on Black Women and Nature with Black Feminist Scholar bell hooks – Berea College, Kentucky

October 27

Virginia Tech, Keynote on Women and Natural Resource Management

November 3

University of Illinois-Springfield, Springfield, IL

December 1

Washington College, Chesterfield, MD

December 9

University of Wisconsin-Madison



The Stewardship Council, Keynote – East Lansing, MI

Living Writers Fellowship/Program, San Diego State University, Keynote

Puyallup Watershed Initiative, Russell Family Foundation, Keynote  - Tacoma, Washington

Of Land & Local: A Statewide Exploration of Contemporary Art, Panel Discussion of art piece entitled “Natives, Slaves, Settlers and Visitors – Burlington, VT

America’s Latino Eco Festival, Keynote – Denver, CO

Keynote, University of Idaho – Moscow, ID


Wyndham by the Bay
San Diego, CA
Date: June 26, 2014
Time: 9am (Keynote)

Interview, Tavis Smiley Show
Date: Thursday, July 24th
Time: midnight
(PST), on PBS
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Eso Won Books
4331 Degnan Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
Date: July 22, 2014
Time: 7pm

2014 Decatur Book Festival
August 29-31, 2014

Keynote, Pacific Luthern University
Tacoma, Washington
Date: September 3, 2014