Experience the breadth of today’s literary landscape at the 20th Anniversary Winter Words series. The featured authors will take audience members from the banks of the Colorado River, to New York City’s 1980’s art scene, to 18th century Ghana, and many unexpected places in-between.
Kevin Fedarko’s bestselling book, The Emerald Mile, takes readers on the fastest boat ride down the Colorado River, while illuminating the history of the environmental movement to save the Grand Canyon. For much of 2015 and 2016, Fedarko trekked the length of the Grand Canyon’s interior rim alongside National Geographic photographer and filmmaker Pete McBride, documenting the development threats poised to change the Canyon.
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