Robin Wall Kimmerer is a mother, plant ecologist, nature writer, and Distinguished Teaching Professor of Environmental Biology at the State University of New York's College of Environment and Forestry in Syracuse. She is the author of the widely-acclaimed Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teaching of Plants (Milkweed Editions, 2015) and her first book, Gathering Moss: A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses, was awarded the John Burroughs Medal for outstanding nature writing. In 2015 she addressed the General Assembly of the United Nations on the topic of “Healing Our Relationship with Nature."
Tickets are $15, Student Tickets are $10. This event benefits the McKenzie River Trust.