Dame Daphne Sheldrick on Love, Life and Elephants


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For more than four decades, Dame Daphne Sheldrick has devoted her life to rescuing orphaned animals in East Africa and preparing them for return to the wild on her elephant orphanage near Nairobi, Kenya. In this podcast from the spring, Dame Daphne looks back at her life as a conservationist, and elaborates on stories from her recent memoir, “Love, Life and Elephants: An African Love Story.”

The actress Kristin Davis introduced Dame Daphne’s talk, which was recorded at the Museum on May 8, 2012.

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