SLCL Presents Joan E. Strassmann

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 - 7:00pm

St. Louis County Library-Grant's View Branch
9700 Musick Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63123

The St. Louis County Library Foundation, HEC Media, the Favorite Author Series, and Left Bank Books present Award-Winning Professor of Animal Behavior, Joan E. Strassmann, author of “Slow Birding: The Art and Science of Enjoying the Birds in Your Own Backyard.”  


In conversation with Dr. Jonathan Losos, Washington University-Professor of Evolutionary Biology and director of the Living Earth Collaborative
Presented in partnership with the St. Louis Audubon Society


Award-winning Washington University biologist Joan Strassmann presents a one-of-a-kind guide that encourages readers to slow down and notice the spectacular birds all around them. Strassmann tells colorful stories of the most common birds to be found in the United States—birds we often see but might not have considered deeply before. “Slow Birding” is the perfect guide for the birder looking to appreciate the beauty of the birds right in their own backyard, observing keenly how their behaviors change from day to day and season to season.


Doors open at 6:00pm.
Seating is limited; early arrival is recommended.
Books available from Left Bank Books. Curbside pick-up, in-store pick-up, and shipping available.

Event address: 
Grant's View Library
9700 Musick Rd.
Saint Louis, MO 63123
Slow Birding: The Art and Science of Enjoying the Birds in Your Own Backyard  By Joan E. Strassmann Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593329924
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: TarcherPerigee - October 25th, 2022