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Working Towards A Healthier Future In Charles Connerly’s “Green, Fair and Prosperous: Paths to Sustainable Iowa”

Kelcy Gatson
University of Iowa professor, and author, Charles Connerly has studied Iowa’s history, and the state’s current challenges. In his book he shares ideas on how to move forward for a sustainable future.

On this edition of Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe speaks with Charles Connerly about his new book “Green, Fair and Prosperous: Paths to Sustainable Iowa.”

Connerly explains that Iowa is facing a threat to its way of life because of climate change, poor water quality and a lack of young people. In his book, Connerly details how Iowa got to this point and shares his ideas for how to chart a course for a brighter, healthier and more diverse future.


· Charles Connerly, professor and director, urban and regional planning, University of Iowa


Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa
Matthew was a producer for IPR's River to River and Talk of Iowa
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