Scott Lankford at the Sierra College “Experts and Insights” Lecture Series

Friday Nov 18 2011   7:30 PM
Sierra College Tahoe-Truckee Campus  11001 College Trail, Truckee, CA  map

Scott Lankford, author of Tahoe beneath the Surface, will present a lecture/slide presentation on “John Muir’s Lake Tahoe National Park” as part of the Sierra College “Experts and Insights” Lecture Series.

Free and open to the public, but space is limited, so please reserve your seat by calling (530) 550-2290.

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