The Politics and Poetry of Clean Water
Bluestockings (172 Allen St., Manhattan)
$5 suggested donation
“If the wars of this century were fought over oil, the wars of the next century will be fought over water,” said Ismail Serageldin, the vice president of the World Bank. Join authors Andrea Scarpino and Florencia Ramirez as they read from works that discuss water from political, ethical, and artistic standpoints. What can poetry say about water? What water choices can we make to help move our impending water crisis in a more sustainable direction?