Women writing birds


This exhibition was created as part of the project EnviroCitizen: Citizen Science for Environmental Citizenship that aims to research how to encourage environmental citizenship through engagement with citizen science. This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 872557.

Project Partners
University of Stavanger
The Estonian Academy of Sciences
Cyprus Center for Environmental Research and Education
New Europe College
Radboud University
University of Extremadura
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Clara Contreras Ameduri, postdoctoral researcher at the University of Extremadura

Douglas McCarthy
Beth Daley

Małgorzata Szynkielewska

Works Cited:

  • Bailey, Florence Merriam. Birds through an Opera Glass. Chautauqua Press, 1889.

  • Cooper, Susan Fenimore. “Ostego Leaves I: Birds Then and Now.” At Home on this Earth: Two Centuries of U.S. Women’s Nature Writing. Lorraine Anderson and Thomas S. Edwards, eds. University Press of New England, 2002. 34-41.

  • Hanaford, Phebe A. Daughters of America; or, Women of the Century. True & Co., 1883.

  • Hardy Eckstorm, Fanny. The Bird Book. D. C. Heath & Co., 1901.

  • Lewis, Graceanna. The Development of the Animal Kingdom: A Paper Read at the Fourth Meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Woman. Hussey & Robinson, 1877.

  • Thorne Miller, Olive. Bird-Ways. Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1882.

---. Little Brothers of the Air. Outlook, 2020.
---. Little Folks in Feathers and Fur, and Others in Neither. E. P. Dutton & Co., 1886.

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