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Grace Nosek

University of British Columbia

Based in

North America

Grace Nosek is a PhD Candidate in Law at the University of British Columbia (UBC) studying democratic discourse and fossil fuel industry misinformation. She is the Founder of the Climate Hub at UBC, a Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation scholar and a Killam doctoral scholar, and a past Canada-U.S. Fulbright recipient. She holds a B.A. from Rice University, a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and an LL.M from UBC. Drawing from her research, Grace creates climate storytelling projects centering justice, joyful community, hope, agency, and systems change.

Country(ies) of Specialty

United States

Focus areas of expertise

Greenwashing Climate law and litigation Communications research

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Nosek, Grace. “The Fossil Fuel Industry’s Push To Target Climate Protestors In The U.S.” Pace Environmental Law Review, vol. 38, 2020, pp. 53-108.

Nosek, Grace. “The Climate Necessity Defense: Protecting Public Participation In The U.S. Climate Policy Debate In A World Of Shrinking Options.” Environmental Law, vol. 40, 2019, pp. 249-261.

Nosek, Grace. “Climate Change Litigation And Narrative: How To Use Litigation To Tell Compelling Climate Stories.” William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review , vol. 42, 2018, pp. 733-803.