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Buffalo Humanities Festival: Environments | Spotlight Speaker : Bill McKibben

September 29, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Join us at the Buffalo Humanities Festival for an evening with environmental writer and activist Bill McKibben, who will present on “The Desperate Climate Fight: Ordinary People in an Extraordinary Moment,” with a book signing to follow.

Co-founder of, author of The End of Nature, Eaarth, Deep Economy, and Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist, and contributor to The New York Times, The Guardian, and Rolling Stone Magazine, McKibben is regarded as “one of the most accessible voices in the fight for a more sustainable planet” (The Boston Globe). He is the 2013 winner of the Gandhi Peace Award.

A VIP reception with the author will be held at 7pm in the AK Cafe.

PRICING (Adult/Student): Full Festival Pass (3 day pass) – $30/$20
VIP Full Festival Pass (3 day pass + Friday VIP reception) – $60/$40
2-pack VIP Full Festival Pass – $100/$70 | Friday talk only – $20/$15

Copies of Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist will be available for purchase at the gallery, courtesy of Talking Leaves Books.



September 29, 2017
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Humanities Institute


Albright-Knox Auditorium