Charles Bergman

Charles Bergman is a professor at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington. His writing has also appeared in Smithsonian, National Geographic, Wildlife Conservation, and Orion.

Articles by Charles Bergman

A Rose is Not a Rose

September 01, 2011 — Long the symbol of love, irresistible desire, and ephemeral beauty, the prickliest of flowers has never been so popular, so lucrative–or so toxic for the environment.