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AGA Book Club: Silent Spring
April 23, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Considered the inspiration for the environmental movement, Silent Spring has also been dubbed one of the most harmful books of the nineteenth and twentieth century. Rachel Carson was a respected scientist and an award-winning writer when she wrote about the impact of chemicals on the environment and unleashed a storm of controversy that continues more than fifty years after the publication of her ground-breaking work. Join the AGA Book Club on April 23, at 7 p.m., when we discuss Silent Spring and its impact.
Held in conjunction with Flora and Fauna: 400 Years of Artists Inspired By Nature.
The program is presented in partnership with the Edmonton Public Library. Go to epl.ca for more information on their many available Book Club programs.