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"Transition's Wider Vision: David Fleming and 'Surviving the Future'" by Shaun Chamberlin

  • Campus Center, The Loch 1600 Grand Avenue Saint Paul, MN, 55105 United States (map)

The late historian and economist David Fleming was one of Transition's pioneers, and his compelling, entertaining, and powerfully-different vision for a post-growth society has been brought to posthumous publication by Transition author Shaun Chamberlin. Shaun hosts a conversation on Transition's engagement with the greatest challenges of our times.

Shaun Chamberlin

Shaun Chamberlin has been involved with the Transition Network since its inception, co-founding Transition Town Kingston and authoring the movement’s second book, "The Transition Timeline." He is managing director of the Fleming Policy Centre, former chair of the Ecological Land Co-operative, and has spoken at venues ranging from Occupy camps to parliaments. In exploring the cultural narratives charting society’s course forward, he has written for or edited a diverse range of books, magazines, academic journals, and other publications, including co-authoring a significant UK All Party Parliamentary report with his close friend and regular collaborator, David Fleming. His website is