Event — Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

Garden Week Conversation with Andrea Wulf

Where: Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902

When: Monday, April 25, 2016, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Details: The New York Times best-selling author will speak about her latest book, The Invention of Nature, which was named by the New York Times as one of The 10 Best Books of 2015. Invention reveals the extraordinary life of German naturalist Alexander von Humboldt (1769– 1859), who corresponded with Jefferson for 21 years.

Wulf also authored The Brother Gardeners, winner of the American Horticultural Society 2010 Book Award, and Founding Gardeners: How the Revolutionary Generation Created an American Eden. Informal tours of the gardens will be offered prior to the event.

Cost: $65

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