E.O. Wilson Mobile book

Arts & Life
2:31 pm
Wed September 12, 2012

Pulitzer Prize Winner Talks About New Book on Mobile

Edward O. Wilson displays prized ant specimens, 1991.
The Associated Press

Doctor E.O. Wilson is probably best known for his expertise on insects, particularly ants. But Wilson’s new book isn’t about tiny creatures. Why We Are Here: Mobile and The Spirit of A Southern City is a profile of Wilson’s boyhood town. He collaborated with photographer Alex Harris to capture the history of the coastal city.

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