Sharman Apt Russell

Sharman Apt Russell lives in southwestern New Mexico and taught writing at Western New Mexico University and Antioch University in Los Angeles. Her books include Standing in the Light: My Life as a Pantheist (Basic Books, 2008); Hunger: An Unnatural History (Basic Books, 2005); An Obsession with Butterflies (Perseus Books, 2003); and Anatomy of a Rose: The Secret Life of Flowers (Perseus Books, 2001). Her work has been widely anthologized and translated into nine languages. Her awards include a Rockefeller Fellowship and a Pushcart Prize.

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Diary of a Citizen Scientist

Winner of the 2016 John Burroughs Medal Award for Natural History Writing In the exploding world of citizen science, hundreds of thousands of volunteers are...

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