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Rory Varrato

Rory Varrato,

PhD Candidate

I am a PhD student whose research and activism are focused on the existential predicament that human beings face as we attempt to learn how to endure the Anthropocene.

Philosophy and Education program, Teachers College,
Columbia University in the City of New York
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I deeply value engaging with all media outlets that allow me to speak freely.


Some of my most cherished public outreach has been as media liaison for Extinction Rebellion NYC, a group I co-founded in December 2018.

Please contact me by phone or email if you would like to interview me or book me for an appearance.

On Contact with Chris Hedges
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I am currently writing my PhD dissertation, a book-length project that will draw on my research and activism regarding humans' existential predicament in the Anthropocene.

I have also given talks and written articles, both academic and non-academic, on various  topics.

Photo of Teachers College by Thomas Danielczyk

525 120th St

New York, NY 10027

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