Visiting Writers Series: Rebecca Solnit

03/24/2014 to 03/25/2014 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Texas Township Campus, Student Commons Theater


San Francisco-based writer Rebecca Solnit is the author of thirteen books as well as essays in numerous museum catalogs and anthologies about art, landscape, community, ecology, politics, hope, and memory. She has worked with Native American land rights, human rights, antinuclear, antiwar and other issues as an activist and journalist.

Her new book, The Faraway Nearby, will be read across the campus before her visit to Kalamazoo. It explores the way people are connected by stories, empathy and imagination.

Craft Talk 10:00–10:45am
Reading 2:15–3:00pm
(Both Days)