Florence Williams Author Event for The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, & More Creative
Florence Williams, author of The Nature Fix, Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier & More Creative, will be in an AIR Serenbe artist residency from April 7-14 for the Biophilic Leadership Summit, hosted by Serenbe, Biophilic Cities and the Biophilic Institute.
This author talk is presented by AIR Serenbe and The Biophilic Institute.
You're invited to learn more about biophilia and her latest book at an Author Talk & Book Signing.
2pm-4pm at Gainey Hall (Formerly Grange Hall)
Free + RSVP TICKETS HERE, books available for purchase at the talk from Hills & Hamlets Bookshop
Wine, beer and non-alcoholic beverages will be served
THE NATURE FIX: WHY NATURE MAKES US HAPPIER, HEALTHIER, AND MORE CREATIVE
An intrepid investigation into nature’s restorative benefits by a prize-winning author.
For centuries, poets and philosophers extolled the benefits of a walk in the woods: Beethoven drew inspiration from rocks and trees; Wordsworth composed while tromping over the heath; Nikola Tesla conceived the electric motor while visiting a park. Intrigued by our storied renewal in the natural world, Florence Williams sets out to uncover the science behind nature’s positive effects on the brain.
From forest trails in Korea, to islands in Finland, to groves of eucalyptus in California, Williams investigates the science at the confluence of environment, mood, health, and creativity. Delving into completely new research, she uncovers the powers of the natural world to improve health, promote reflection and innovation, and ultimately strengthen our relationships. As our modern lives shift dramatically indoors, these ideas—and the answers they yield—are more urgent than ever.