First Wednesdays

Free Public Talks at Libraries around Vermont

The Legacy of Rachel Carson

Silent Spring not only launched the environmental movement but also laid out the fundamental problems with our relationship to nature. Dartmouth professor Nancy Jay Crumbine celebrates scientist and poet Rachel Carson’s clarity, courage, and brilliance.

This video was recorded at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library in Montpelier, VT on December 5, 2018.