Nature Love Medicine and Finding Stillness in a Noisy World

Thu, Oct 11
  • Presented By: Torrey House Press
  • at: The King's English Bookshop
  • 1511 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
In Nature, Love, Medicine, a diverse array of nearly two dozen writers—including psychologists, poets, biologists, teachers, and artists—share personal stories which urge and inspire readers to pay conscious, careful attention to the world, and remind natural scientists of the power that their work has to invigorate our core humanity and heal us as individuals.Three contributors—including the collection's editor—to Nature, Love, Medicine: Essays on Wildness and Wellness will be at the King's English Bookshop for a book talk, Q&A, and signing on Nature, Love, Medicine and Jana Richman's new collection of essays Finding Stillness in a Noisy World.Thomas Lowe Fleischner is a naturalist and conservation biologist, and founding director of the Natural History Institute, and Faculty Emeritus at Prescott College, where he taught interdisciplinary environmental studies for almost three decades. He edited The Way of Natural History, and authored Singing Stone: A Natural History of the Escalante Canyons and Desert Wetlands.Nalini Nadkarni is a forest ecologist who pioneered techniques for studying tree canopy communities in tropical and temperate forests, and is the author of Between Earth and Sky: Our Intimate Connections to Trees, and other books. She is a professor of biology at the University of Utah.Jana Richman is the author of a memoir, Riding in the Shadows of Saints: A Woman’s Story of Motorcycling the Mormon Trail, and two novels: The Last Cowgirl and The Ordinary Truth.Nature, Love, Medicine and Finding Stillness in a Noisy World are available to buy at The King's English Bookshop: https://www.kingsenglish.com/

Event Info

  • Presented By: Torrey House Press
  • Dates: October 11, 2018
  • Location: The King's English Bookshop
  • Address: 1511 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 11:59 PM

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