Book Launch: REcovering Lost Species in the Modern Age

Book Launch: REcovering Lost Species in the Modern Age

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Saturday, November 09, 2019

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Add to calendar

Location Details

The Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre 355 Cooper St, Ottawa

Contact Information

Joanna Dean, 613-520-2828,


No registration required.



About this Event

Host Organization: History

Please join us for a book launch of Recovering Lost Species in the Modern Age: histories of longing and belonging with author Dolly Jorgensen.

About the book:
How can we understand attempts to bring species back when they have gone extinct? Author Dolly Jorgensen shows how environmental conservation depends on emotional attachment. We have a longing for recovering the which belonged.

Organized in conjunction with the Candian Museum of Nature and Carleton's History Department.

Books will be available for sale at the event thanks to our friends at Octopus Books.