Coloring the Conservation Conversation with J. Drew Lanham

This free event will be broadcast live on Zoom. Please register here:


Writer, birder, naturalist, and hunter-conservationist Drew Lanham will imagine the world anew as it reconfigures in the midst of the pandemic. He will share his highest vision of environmental and social justice, the crucial steps we can take as individuals and communities to bring that vision to life, and stories of how this new paradigm is already taking shape.


About Drew Lanham: J. Drew Lanham is the author of the award-winning memoir The Home Place: Memoirs of a Colored Man’s Love Affair with NatureHe has also published essays and poetry in publications including Orion, Audubon, Flycatcher, and Wilderness, as well as several anthologies. He is an Alumni Distinguished Professor of Wildlife Ecology and Master Teacher at Clemson University.


Sponsored by the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, Spring Creek Project, Corvallis Audubon Society, Greenbelt Land Trust, and Corvallis Sustainability Coalition.