Changing the way we talk about #ClimateChange in order to enact change.

Changing the way we talk about #ClimateChange in order to enact change.

Sinking cemetery in Leeville, Louisiana / Mississippi Delta.org Words, picture, video are used to convey the experience of change. But can they ever tell the whole story? In a world where all news seems ephemeral — with the next interesting tidbit just a click away — how can stories with deep complexities be easily understood and, even, remembered? At the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) conference in New Orleans, a set of great communicators took the big stage to offer their stories and tips for how designers can break through all the noise. Richard Campanella, a Tulane University-based geographer, said the Hurricane Katrina catastrophe was the “searing result of generations of problems.” Reporters soon realized the complexities in the tale. Soon, “all these arcane topics had become part of the global discourse.” He said in times like this, the only thing ...

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