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Sustainable lifestyles

Barry McNamara
David Wann

Author David Wann will speak on sustainable lifestyles on Thursday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. in the Whiteman-McMillan Highlander Room of Monmouth College’s Stockdale Center.


Titled “The New Normal: An Agenda for Responsible Living,” his talk is free and open to the public.


Wann’s most recent book, “Simple Prosperity: Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle,” is a sequel to the best-selling book he co-authored, “Affluenza: The All-Consuming Epidemic.” which is now in 9 languages.


Wann has also produced 20 videos and TV programs, including the award-winning TV documentary “Designing a Great Neighborhood,” as well as “Building Livable Communities,” which he produced for vice president Al Gore. He co-designed the co-housing neighborhood where he lives, has taught at the college level and worked more than a decade as a policy analyst for the Environmental Protection Agency.