University of Arizona Campus  •  March 11 - 12, 2017  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Peter Friederici


Peter Friederici is an award-winning environmental journalist who directs the Master of Arts in Sustainable Communities program at Northern Arizona University. He is the author of "A New Form of Beauty: Glen Canyon Beyond Climate Change." His other books include an essay collection, "The Suburban Wild," and "Nature's Restoration: People and Places on the Front Lines of Conservation." His articles and essays appear in Orion, High Country News, Inside Climate News, and many other publications. He lives in Flagstaff, Arizona, where he also gardens, hikes, and works on fixing up an old house.

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Scheduled events:
The Colorado River: Water in a Thirsty Land
Authors view the Colorado River and Glen Canyon through multiple lenses: as travel adventure, aesthetic experience, and critical natural resource.

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Peter Friederici, Peter Goin, Melissa Sevigny, Jim Turner
Moderator: Benjamin Wilder
Water in a Changing Climate
Two panelists who recently completed a book about Glen Canyon discuss water, climate change and the future of the West.

Science City - Main Stage (Seats 155)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Signing Area - Flandrau BookStore (Science City) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Peter Friederici, Peter Goin
Moderator: Michael Bogan
Landscape Photography
Good landscape photography transports us to a moment in time. The best landscape photography also tells us a story.

UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Fine Arts / Photography
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Peter Friederici, Peter Goin
Moderator: Jay Rochlin
Peter Friederici
A New Form of Beauty: Glen Canyon Beyond Climate Change Contemplating humanity’s role in the world it is creating, Peter Goin and Peter Friederici ask if the uncertainties inherent in Glen Canyon herald an unpredictable new future. They challenge us to question how we look at the world, how we live in it, and what the future will be.

University of Arizona Press, Booth #241 (Seats 1)
Sun, Mar 12, 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure

Author: Peter Friederici

Books:
A New Form of Beauty: Glen Canyon Beyond Climate Change
Fine Arts / Photography
The University of Arizona Press
October 2016
ISBN 9780816531929
Hardcover
$40.00, INSTORE
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What Has Passed & What Remains
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
U of AZ Press
ISBN 9780816528660
Paperback, 182 pages
$24.95, INSTORE
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