Making a Home Fit for Humans: Localism Beyond Food

The McConnell Center and Front Porch Republic, a nonprofit organization with a mission to "advance human flourishing through the promotion of political decentralism, economic localism and cultural regionalism," are co-sponsoring a conference on "Making a Home Fit for Humans: Localism Beyond Food."

Wendell Berry is the keynote speaker.

Other speakers will include Bill Kauffman, Jeff Polet, Jason Peters, Katherine Boyer, Jeffrey Bilbro, Jack Ray Baker, John E. Kleber, Susannah Black, Justin Litke, and David Bosworth, among others.

The conference fee includes lunch and light snacks.

Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

Ekstrom Library, Chao Auditorium
2215 S. 3rd Street , Louisville, Kentucky 40208

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Students, Faculty/staff, Alumni, Public


Provost, McConnell Center


$50 for public; $20 for students + fees

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Katherine Dalton Boyer

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2301 S. 3rd St.

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

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