National Book Award Winner Edmund Morris
Date: March 26, 2012
Location: Big 10 Room C, Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
"I am Sorry the Trees Have been Cut Down, Theodore Roosevelt the Conservationist,’ presented by Edmund Morris at 3 p.m., Monday, March 26 in the Big Ten Room C at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center.
A National Book Award winner and Pulitzer Prize recipient, Morris will offer reflections on the development of Roosevelt’s conservation vision: the first glimmers of sustainability as a goal of natural resources management.Morris has penned a three volume chronicle of the life of Roosevelt and spent 14 years as Ronald Reagan’s authorized biographer, ultimately publishing the national bestseller: "Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan."
Morris’ talk is sponsored by the Boone and Crockett Club, the MSU Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability, and the MSU James Madison College.
This lecture is free and open to the public and is followed by a reception.