"The Hour of Land" with Terry Tempest Williams

Jul 07, 2017  •  Madison Central Library  •  5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Gathering Waters is honored to partner with the Wisconsin Book Festival to present Terry Tempest Williams at Madison Central Library.

What: Free lecture featuring author Terry Tempest Williams
Where: Madison Central Library, Community Rooms 301 & 302
When: Friday, July 7, 2017 (reception at 5:30, lecture at 7:00 pm)

Terry Tempest Williams, the author of the environmental classic Refuge and the beloved memoir When Women Were Birds, returns with The Hour of Land, a literary celebration of our national parks and an exploration of what they mean to us and what we mean to them. America's national parks are breathing spaces in a world in which such spaces are steadily disappearing.

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Please join us for a cash bar reception prior to the lecture from 5:30 - 6:30 pm.

Bring a photo of yourself in a National Park and you will be entered in our drawing to win a free copy of The Hour of Land.

The event is free but registration is required by June 30th for the reception and a reserved seat. We hope to see you there.

P.S. You can pre-order your paperback copy now through A Room of One's Own by visiting their website here.

Presented in partnership with the Wisconsin Book Festival, Natural Heritage Land Trust, the Ice Age Trail Alliance, and Madison Audubon Society.

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