Darwin the Naturalist

Location: Lecture Theatre Botany TCD Dublin

Audience: Public

Date: Friday 10th July 2009 11 a.m.

Contact: Dr. Andrew Jackson, TCD a.jackson@tcd.ie

School of Natural Science Seminar

Darwin the Naturalist
Janet Browne
Aramont Professor of the History of Science
Harvard University
Lecture Theatre Botany 11 am 10th July 2009


Professor Browne graduated in Zoology from Trinity College Dublin in 1972. She is
recognised as one the leading authorities on the life of Charles Darwin. She is author
of the acclaimed two-volume biography Charles Darwin, for which she received the
James Tait Black award for non-fiction, the WH.Heinemann Prize from the Royal
Literary Society, and the Pfizer Prize from the History of Science Society.
She will receive an honorary degree from the University of Dublin on the 10th July.

Dr Andrew Jackson
Department of Zoology
School of Natural Sciences
Trinity College
Dublin 2
Tel. + 353 1 896 2728
Fax. + 353 1 677 8094
Email. a.jackson@tcd.ie