Authors and Arts Series: Tahoe

Sunday Jan 09 2011   14:00:00
Livermore Public Library  , Livermore, CA  map

Sunday, January 9 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Scott Lankford
, author of Tahoe beneath the Surface, will give an illustrative slideshow presentation as part of the Livermore Library’s “Authors and Arts Series.” A book signing will follow.
Livermore Public Library, 1188 South Livermore Ave., Livermore, CA 94550
Free and open to the public; for more information call (925) 373-5500, ext. 5577.

Scott LankfordRaised in Colorado, Scott Lankford got lost en route to Stanford University and spent much of the next ten years as a maintenance man, musician, and mountaineering guide at Lake Tahoe. After joining the 1985 American Everest West Ridge Expedition, he completed a Ph.D. in modern thought and literature with a dissertation on John Muir. Currently a professor of English at Foothill College, in California’s Silicon Valley, he has also served as Foothill’s dean of Language Arts and codirector of the Foothill College Center for a Sustainable Future.

Photo by Kevin Wayland