Lectures and Book Signings
Atlas to Selected Land Vertebrates of Madagascar
Friday, June 27 from 5:00 - 7:00pm
Please join Field Museum scientist, Steve Goodman, PhD, for a lecture and book signing of Atlas to Selected Land Vertebrates of Madagascar. The Atlas provides new insights into the animals of Madagascar from reptiles to birds to small mammals. Steve will speak about the Atlas and its potential as a conservation tool for supporting the unique biodiversity of Madagascar.
Extinct Madagascar: Picturing the Island’s Past
Saturday, August 30 from 2:00 - 4:00pm
In conjunction with the new Field Museum exhibition, Extinct Madagascar: Picturing the Island’s Past, join Steve Goodman, PhD, for a lecture and book signing of his new publication of the same title. Steve and co-author Bill Jungers will speak about their collaboration with illustrator Velizar Simeonovski to reconstruct the vanished habitats and species of Holocene-era Madagascar.