A few links about plant science, human sex, and what we can learn from trees

Let's Talk about Plant Sex In this podcast from the Newberry Library, Katie Sagal tells how women writers in the 18th century engaged with botany, which was considered both an activity for cultivating feminine virtue and a weedy thicket overrun by the perils of intellectual rigor and plant sexual reproduction. Ten Plants Used to Spice … Continue reading A few links about plant science, human sex, and what we can learn from trees

I’ll be in St. Louis on Thursday for a #FearlessWomen event

Left Bank Books and Archon will present a SciFi STL and Tor #FearlessWomen event at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at the St. Louis Public Library - Schlafly Branch, 225 N. Euclid Ave. I’ll be there with Tessa Gratton, author of an epic fantasy about deposed kings and betrayed queens called The Queens of Innis … Continue reading I’ll be in St. Louis on Thursday for a #FearlessWomen event