Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants

Version: Unabridged
Author: Robin Wall Kimmerer
Narrator: Robin Kimmerer
Genres: Fiction & Literature, Non-Fiction, Essays & Anthologies, Science & Technology, Social Science
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: July 2016
Length: 2 minutes
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Overview

An inspired weaving of indigenous knowledge, plant science, and personal narrative from a distinguished professor of science and a Native American whose previous book, Gathering Moss, was awarded the John Burroughs Medal for outstanding nature writing.

Author Details

Author Details

Kimmerer, Robin Wall

Robin Wall Kimmerer is an Associate Professor on the faculty of Environmental and Forest Biology at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry. She has published numerous articles on the biology and ecology of mosses, as well as articles on traditional Native American knowledge of the natural world. Gathering Moss is her first book.