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Sherb Literary Evening: David Gessner presents Quiet Desperation, Savage Delight: Sheltering with Thoreau in the Age of Crisis

From the New York Times–bestselling author of Leave It As It Is and All the Wild that Remains comes a timely meditation on the modern-day lessons of Henry David Thoreau. When the pandemic struck, nature writer David Gessner turned to Thoreau, the original social distancer, for lessons on how to live. Those lessons—of learning our own backyard, rewilding, loving nature, ...