Charles C. Mann (Writer), “The History of the West from the Future” (Yale Agrarian Studies)

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Friday, October 4, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
230 Prospect Street (PROS230), 101 See map
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Charles C. Mann is a correspondent for Science and The Atlantic Monthly, and has co-written several previous books including Noah’s Choice: The Future of Endangered Species and The Second Creation. A three-time National Magazine Award finalist, he has won awards from the American Bar Association, the Margaret Sanger Foundation, the American Institute of Physics, and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, among others. In 2005 his book 1491: New Revelation of the Americas Before Columbus was released and in 2011, 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created. His writing was selected for The Best American Science Writing 2003 and The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2003. He lives with his wife and their children in Amherst, Massachusetts.