An expert on Shanghai history, Jeffrey Wasserstrom is author of several works on China, including "Global Shanghai, 1850 – 2010: A History in Fragments" ; "China's Brave New World and Other Tales for Global Times" ; "China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know." Part of Notable Lectures & Performances series, Colorado College. Recorded March 31, 2010.
Joel Salatin speaks about the natural food movement, whose holistic approach is environmentally, socially and economically sustainable. Salatin discusses how, for the first time in history, most food is consumed without an awareness of its place, heritage, social or spiritual implications. Part of Notable Lectures & Performances series, Colorado College. Recorded January 24, 2008.
"This Beautiful City" is a provocative musical about the growth of the evangelical movement in Colorado Springs, created by the New York-based investigative theater company The Civilians and is the culmination of their residency in Colorado Springs in 2006. While conducting interviews with residents involved with or affected by the mega-church movement, scandal broke about New Life Church pastor Ted Haggard, providing the playâ€™s creators and the people of Colorado Springs with an unprecedented opportunity as those events unfolded. Part of Notable Lectures & Performances series, Colorado College. Recorded December 6, 2009.
Professor Thomas Schelling, the Distinguished University Professor at the School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, and 2005 Nobel Prize Laureate in Economics, delivers the William P. Carey Nobel Laureate of Economics Lecture. Part of Notable Lectures & Performances series, Colorado College. Recorded February 21, 2008.