University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

At Home in the Desert


Wasteland architecture, mountaintop astronomy, Bach in the wilderness, the mind of the wood rat and the numerous eccentric personalities who call the desert their home, all come to life during an intimate conversation between two writers who love the desert.


Panelist
Bruce Berger

Bruce Berger grew up in suburban Chicago. A poet and nonfiction writer, he is best known for a series of books exploring the intersections of nature and culture in desert settings. The first of these, "The Telling Distance," won the 1990 Western States Book Award and the 1991 Colorado Book Award....

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