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Author, Environmentalist and Activist

Terry Tempest Williams

The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks

Wed, Apr 12
7:30 PM
$20 : General Public
FREE for all students with valid ID (unreserved seating)

An acclaimed author, naturalist and fierce advocate for freedom of speech Terry Tempest Williams has been called “a citizen writer” who speaks out eloquently on behalf of an ethical stance toward life, environmental issues and matters of justice. She will discuss her new book The Hour of Land, published in honor of the centennial of the National Park Service. In 2014, on the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act, Williams received the Sierra Club’s prestigious John Muir Award for distinguished leadership in American conservation.

Books will be available for purchase and signing

The Lynda and Bruce Thematic Learning Initiative: Creating a Better World

National Parks series sponsored by:
Lillian Lovelace
Sara Miller McCune

Presented in collaboration with Channel Islands National Park and the UCSB Natural Reserve System


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