Maria Molteni and Colette Aliman, collaborators on the project Festooning the Inflatable Beehive, invited Dean and Ramona of Golden Rule Honey to present at their event Apisocial Saturdays. This afternoon of lectures and conversation was part of the "Alternative Visions/Sustainable Futures" programming for Boston University 808 Gallery's exhibition "Systems ECOnomies" curated by Lynne Cooney and Dana Clancy.
Family Values: Heather Has Two Mom-Bees:
Fatal exploding penises? Sperm with wings? Queens mating with other queens? If you don’t believe your imagination gather around the Inflato-hive to learn more about bees on bees. In two parts knowledgeable beekeepers Ramona would like to share the surprising and the often tragic facts regarding sex and honey bees, honey bee genetics, and the “Family Values” that dictate and rule over the honey bee democracy.
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