Monthly Archives: November 2011

David Sibley brings feminism to birding, speaks on Audubon and Peterson,

He understood the paintings not as scenes from nature, but as compilations of different things the birds might do, in poses as startlingly natural for his time as David’s own females are for our time. … I know authors have to sign books, but I bet David Sibley would have liked to tell us to take the book and get outside, for that is what they are for, a key to nature, best outside. Sibley, Flader Hazlett.jpg Maril Hazlett, Susan Flader, David Sibley, taking questions after their talks. Continue reading

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