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Karen Christensen Karen Christensen

CEO and Founder | Berkshire Publishing Group / Bao Ku Shan 宝库山

Great Barrington, Massachusetts, MA, UNITED STATES

Environmental author and founder of Berkshire Publishing Group, specializing in international relations, community, and sustainability.



Karen Christensen is an expert on the relationship between sustainability and community. She was senior editor of the award-winning Encyclopedia of Community and is the author of a number of popular environmental books, including The Armchair Environmentalist, translated into ten languages. After college she worked in academic and literary publishing in the United Kingdom, and returned to the United States in 1992. She runs a media company focused on China and global learning.

Industry Expertise (3)

International Trade and Development

Media - Online

Renewables and Environmental

Education (1)

University of California, Santa Barbara: B.A., Literature, College of Creative Studies 1981



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