San Francisco Corral of Westerners: Tahoe

Tuesday Dec 06 2011   6:30 PM
L'Oliviers Restaurant  465 Davis Ct., San Francisco, CA  map

Scott Lankford, author of Tahoe beneath the Surface, will read from and sign copies of his book at the December meeting of the San Francisco Corral of Westerners. Cocktails begin at 5:00 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m., presentation at 7:00 p.m.

Open to the public, $35 per person; for more information and to RSVP call (925) 381-3836 or (510) 339 1298.

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