Going Deep: Skiing, Climbing and Philosophy

Dr. Kevin Krein of the University of Alaska Southeast.
Dr. Kevin Krein of the University of Alaska Southeast. (Photo courtesy of UAS)

Dr. Kevin Krein, professor of philosophy and Director of the University of Alaska Southeast Outdoor Studies Program, discusses the significance of nature sports on Western culture, the value of these activities and how they shape the relationship of humans to the natural environment.


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RECORDED: Friday, September 14th, 2018 at the Egan Library in Juneau.

BROADCAST: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018. 2:00 pm – 3:00 p.m. AKT


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