Virtual Member Speaker Series: Driven by Nature: A Personal Journey from Shanghai to Botany and Global Sustainability
April 15, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online
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It’s safe to say that few people have lived lives as thoroughly devoted to plants as Dr. Peter H. Raven, the Garden’s President Emeritus. Dr. Raven has been a tireless champion of sustainability and biodiversity, earning him the plaudit of “Hero for the Planet” from Time.

Join Dr. Raven at this special Member Speaker Series for a discussion of Driven by Nature, his newly released autobiography that takes readers across multiple continents and decades. Driven by Nature follows the globetrotting botanist from China to the American Midwest as he works to foster concern for a changing planet, further the cause of biological education, and build the Missouri Botanical Garden into the world-renowned haven for plant life it is today.

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Garden Members: Order your copy of Dr. Raven’s autobiography and save 20%!

MBG Press is offering a 20% discount on Driven by Nature to current Garden members. Email membership@mobot.org with your Member ID to request the special coupon code and then place your order through MBG Press by clicking here.



Free for Garden Members