The Academy of Natural Sciences
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
"A Glorious Enterprise" Book Talk and Signing
Wednesday Apr 25 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Robert M. Peck and Patricia Tyson Stroud chronicle 200 years of Academy history in their new book A Glorious Enterprise: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia and the Making of American Science.
This beautifully illustrated history includes natural-light photographs of Academy specimens by noted photographer Rosamond Purcell.
Find out more about the making of science in Philadelphia at this book talk and signing. Boyd Matson, a lead on-air journalist for National Geographic, will interview the authors.
This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Register at gloriousenterprise.eventbrite.com/.
Co-sponsored by the Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industry Studies at Drexel University and the Free Library of Philadelphia.