UPDATE: Due to anticipated inclement weather, the evening with Diane Ackerman has been canceled and will be rescheduled for a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience.
We’re thrilled to announce that the winner of the 2015 Henry David Thoreau Prize is Diane Ackerman. Poet, essayist, and naturalist, Diane Ackerman is the author of two dozen highly acclaimed works of nonfiction and poetry, including The Zookeeper’s Wife and A Natural History of the Senses―books beloved by millions of readers all over the world. Ackerman’s thrilling observations urge us to live in the moment, to wake up to nature’s everyday miracles. Join us in in celebrating her achievements.