Scott Lankford at Sierra College

Tuesday Nov 02 2010   18:30:00
Sierra College  , Rocklin, CA  map

Tuesday, November 2, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Scott Lankford
, author of Tahoe beneath the Surface, will read from and present a Tahoe slideshow for Professor Gary Noy and Professor Joe Medeiros’ Sierra College class, “The Sierra Nevada.” Gary Noy and Rick Heide will also offer a lecture and slide performance featuring selections from their book The Illuminated Landscape. The event will be simulcast on the Sierra College TV channel.
Sierra College LRC 124, 5000 Rocklin Rd., Rocklin, CA 95677

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