Sierra authors in Incline

Saturday Dec 11 2010   14:00:00
Incline Village Public Library  , Incline Village, NV  map

Saturday, December 11 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Scott Lankford
, author of Tahoe beneath the Surface, and Gary Noy, editor of The Illuminated Landscape, will do a joint lecture and slideshow including staged readings by actors representing famous Sierra authors. This event is sponsored by the Incline Village and Crystal Bay Historical Society.
Incline Village Public Library, 845 Alder Ave., Incline Village, NV 89451
Free and open to the public; for more information call (775) 832-4130.

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