Tahoe beneath the Surface: Nevada City

Thursday Nov 17 2011   19:00:00
Madelyn Helling Library  , Nevada City, CA  map

Scott Lankford will give a presentation and sign copies of his book, Tahoe beneath the Surface, for the Nevada County Historical Society.
Free and open to the public; for more information call (530) 265-7050.

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