University Forum: I Follow the Forest Flame Bird


Oct. 10, 2017, 7pm to 9pm

Office/Remote Location

Costa Rica Overview Keel Billed Toucan


The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents I Follow the Flame Bird: A Tropical Birding Adventure a talk by Stephen G. Brown, Barrick Scholar, Professor of English, UNLV.

This presentation will take you on a captivating visual odyssey of Costa Rica’s exotic flora and fauna, focusing primarily on its flame birds of the rainforest. The images are enlivened with a colorful anecdotal narrative that highlights this birding adventure. The intent throughout is to provide a cautionary tale as entertaining as it is educational, by heightening the audience’s awareness not only of these species life-cycle, but the impacts imperiling their existence.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

College of Liberal Arts Dean's Office

External Sponsor

College of Liberal Arts and co-sponsored by the Department of English