Purpose

Thursday, April 22, 7:00pm


The Opening of the Field: A Conversation with Nalini Nadkarni & Leonard Schwartz


On Earth Day, rainforest ecologist Nalini Nadkarni and poet Leonard Schwartz examine how poetic and scientific understandings of nature might be combined to inspire environmental stewardship.


Part of Ecopoetic Futures, a series of events that examine poetry and the environment. Programs in this series are funded, in part, by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York Council for the Humanities.


$10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members