Creative climate communications
ENVS 3173/THTR 4173/ATLS 4173

Course Schedule
Week 3

Tuesday, January 31

  • composition #1 “Pitch and Feedback”
  • 20-minute reading discussion #3 activity
  • conduct interviews (outside of classtime)

Required Readings: D2L Discussion #3

Markowitz, E., Hodge, C. and Harp, G. (2014) Connecting on Climate: A Guide to Effective Climate Change Communication, EcoAmerica & Columbia University Center for Research on Environmental Decisions – Chapter 5: ‘Connect Climate Change to Issues that Matter to Your Audience’, 35-40.

Bernard, S.C. (2016) Documentary Storytelling: Creative Nonfiction on Screen Focal Press, New York – Chapter 2: ‘Story Basics’, 19-36.

 

Thursday, February 2

  • vocal, physical, improvisational work/warm-up
  • a creative climate communications backgrounder part II: context
  • 20-minute reading discussion #4 activity
  • conduct interviews (outside of classtime)

Guest
[9:30-10am]: Alex Loyd, Office of University Counsel, University of Colorado

Required Readings: D2L Discussion #4

Markowitz, E., Hodge, C. and Harp, G. (2014) Connecting on Climate: A Guide to Effective Climate Change Communication, EcoAmerica & Columbia University Center for Research on Environmental Decisions – Chapter 3: ‘Emphasize Solutions and Benefits’, 22-28.

Bernard, S.C. (2016) Documentary Storytelling: Creative Nonfiction on Screen Focal Press, New York – Chapter 3: ‘Finding the Story’, 37-52.