Gary Snyder

Gary Snyder is a poet, author, scholar, cultural critic, and professor emeritus of the University of California at Davis who has published sixteen books of poetry and prose, including The Gary Snyder Reader (1952–1998) . He has been a Guggenheim Fellow and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His Turtle Island won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1975, and his book-length poem Mountains and Rivers Without End won the Bollingen Prize in poetry in 1997. In 2008 he was awarded the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize for lifetime achievement.

Past Events

California’s Wild Edge: An Evening of Art and Poetry of the California Coast with Gary Snyder and Tom Killion

Saturday Jun 27 2015   5:00 PM
Toby's Feed Barn  11250 Hwy 1, Point Reyes Station, CA  map

California’s Wild Edge: Exhibit Opening

Wednesday May 13 2015   6:00 PM
San Francisco Public Library, Koret Auditorium  100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA  map

Four greats of California and Western word and art

Sunday Sep 28 2014   2:00 PM
Lee Vining Community Center  296 Mattly Ave., Lee Vining, CA  map

DIESEL Grand Opening Party with Gary Snyder

Sunday Sep 29 2013   1:00 PM
Diesel, A Bookstore in Larkspur  Marin Country Mart - 2419 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur, CA  map

How to Live on the Planet Earth: A Celebration of Nanao Sakaki

Friday May 10 2013   7:00 PM
McRoskey Mattress Company  1687 Market St., San Francisco, CA  map