Dr. Farrell will discuss his research in Teton County and throughout the rural West, including his Jackson-based book Billionaire Wilderness: The Ultra-wealthy
and the Remaking of the American West,
and a more recent project on the social and economic impacts of COVID-19.
Justin Farrell is a professor and author at Yale University, School of
the Environment. A native Wyomingite and social scientist, he directs a
new initiative on the American
West at Yale that supports student research and fosters local
collaboration to promote community and conservation in western
This event will be held OUTSIDE in the Center for the Arts Amphitheater. Please bring lawn chairs and blankets!