MLA Speaker Series: Privatizing the Commons

Professor Scott Lehmann will discuss the issue of Crown Land privatization in British Columbia. Dr. Lehmann is in Smithers to present at the Interface Conference (, June 16-18, which is hosted by the School of Environmental Planning of the University of Northern British Columbia in association with the Bulkley Valley Research Centre. Dr. Lehmann is Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, University of Connecticut, and the author of “Privatizing Public Lands” (Oxford Press).

Date: Thursday, June 17, 2010
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Old Church, Smithers
Complimentary refreshments will be served.

About the MLA’s Speaker Series
The MLA Speaker Series is a selection of free public talks on a wide range of economic, social and environmental topics. The goal of the series is to catalyze discussion about new ideas and directions for the Northwest. The MLA Speaker Series is presented by Doug Donaldson, MLA Stikine.

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