Spencer G. Lucas, Ph.D. - Triassic Hall

Sunday, February 19, 2012 - 3:00pm

Collected Works Bookstore welcomes Dr. Spencer G. Lucas, paleontologist and curator of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, for a presentation on the book Triassic Hall: Building the Triassic Exhibit from the Ground Up, which he co-authored with the late Jaenet Guggenheim.  Triassic Hall explores how geologists, paleontologists, artists, and fabricators mount a natural history exhibit.  The book is uniquely tailored to young readers ages 8-15.

Dr. Spencer G. Lucas has completed paleontological research in northern Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Jamaica, Kazhakhstan, Georgia, and China.  He is the author of more than five hundred scientific articles and three books, and has co-authored fourteen books.