Plants and Environment
Poet Nobel laureate Louise Glück, who died earlier this year – DW thanks her father-in-law for pointing out her poems. The wild Iris title poem from one of her anthologies talks about ‘rebirth’ in perennial plants like the blue iris.
Plant and Human resilience
Screened at Philadelphia Film festival 2023. A film about tree canopy ecologist Nalini M. Nadkarni.
Booker Prize Winner
Especially her short story collections, including the most recent “natural history” combines life’s challenges and pursuit of scientific calling.
Writing by naturalist
Book : A Sand County Almanac. Nature writing, environmentalism.
Three times Grammy winning local modern music choir – commissions new compositions, tackles social issues including those focused on the environment , plants, agriculture, etc.