E. O. Wilson and Robert Hass
Thursday, December 6th, 7:30 PM
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
The American Museum of Natural History and Poets House present former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Hass (What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World) in conversation with internationally acclaimed entomologist and two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner E.O. Wilson (The Social Conquest of Earth).
A group exhibition featuring work by Poetry magazine cover artists depicting the mythical creatures Pegasus and mermaids from poetry immemorial. Artists include Lise Haller Baggesen, Ana Benaroya, Lilli Carré, Alexander Cohen, Stephen Eichhorn, Carson Ellis, Clay Hickson, Tony Fitzpatrick, Krista Franklin, Julia Goodman, Jenny Kendler, Kate McQuillen, Jessie Mott, Julie Murphy, Diana Sudyka, and Shoshanna Weinberger.