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Lowell Lecture

Inundation District

Date & Time

March 21, 2024 at 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.


John F. Kennedy Library
Columbia Point Boston, MA 02125
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Joe Christo, Sanjay Seth, and David Abel

Presenting Organization

John F. Kennedy Library




Kennedy Library Forums (jfkforums@nara.gov, 617-514-1643)

Join the Kennedy Library for a screening of Inundation District, a new film exploring the implications of Boston’s decision to build the Seaport District along its coast at sea level, followed by a panel discussion about the threats of climate change with Joe Christo, Managing Director of the Stone Living Lab, and Sanjay Seth, Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor for Climate and Equity in EPA Region 1, moderated by filmmaker and Boston Globe reporter David Abel.

Please note that the film screening will only be available in-person. The post-film conversation will be available for both in-person and virtual attendees, and will begin streaming at approximately 7:20 PM.

Food and drink options will be available for purchase from our JFK Café before this Forum.

The program is made possible in part through the generous support of the James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Foundation.