A Reading with Rebecca Solnit, the Stein Visiting Writer

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

8:00 pm

Mackenzie Room, 3rd floor, Huang Engineering Center Map

Sponsored by:
Creative Writing Program

Writer, historian, and activist Rebecca Solnit is the author of about eighteen books on environment, landscape, representation, disaster, politics, hope, and feminism, including a trilogy of atlases and the booksMen Explain Things to Me; The Faraway Nearby; A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster; A Field Guide to Getting Lost; Wanderlust: A History of Walking; and River of Shadows, Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West (for which she received a Guggenheim, the National Book Critics Circle Award in criticism, and the Lannan Literary Award). A product of the California public education system from kindergarten to graduate school, she is a columnist at Harper’s.

When:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where:
Mackenzie Room, 3rd floor, Huang Engineering Center Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public. No tickets or reservations required.

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading Environment Humanities Literary Women / Gender 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650-723-0011, batanero@stanford.edu
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