The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology in Auburn Veterans Memorial Hall

Thursday Oct 07 2010   18:30:00
Auburn Veterans Memorial Hall  , Auburn, CA  map

Thursday, October 7 at 6:30 p.m.
Rick Heide
and Gary Noy, editors of The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology, will read from and sign copies of their book at the monthly meeting of the Placer County Historical Society.
Auburn Veterans Memorial Hall, 100 East St., Auburn, CA 95603
Open to the public, but dinner purchase required; for more information call (916) 885-5074.

Gary Noy

A Sierra Nevada native and current resident, Gary Noy taught history at Sierra College from 1987 until 2012. He founded the Sierra College Center for Sierra Nevada Studies and served as its director until his retirement. His previous titles include Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues (Heyday, 2014), which won the Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction from the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology (Heyday, 2010), which he coedited, and Distant Horizon: Documents from the 19th Century American West (University of Nebraska Press, 1999). Visit his website at www.garynoy.com.