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Listen: What sort of a story is climate change?

  • By Sam Sedgman
  • 11th December 2013
Listen to a panel and audience discuss the different narratives we can use to talk about our changing environment.

Climate change is described by many as one of the most urgent and important stories of our time, but it can also seem difficult, confusing – even boring. The last great surge of media attention occurred in the late-2000s, after which the dominant narrative came under bitter and sustained attack. But are there other ways of telling stories about climate change that support a better quality of understanding and debate?

In this podcast, an informed panel and audience discuss the different ways we can tell stories about our environment, in an event hosted at Free Word Centre, organised by the Mediating Change group (based at the Open University), the Ashden Trust and Free Word.



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