Rebecca Solnit: The Ruins of Hope, Hope in the Ruins

Talk, in English, Paul Desmarais Theatre, 9 October 2008
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Rebecca Solnit: The Ruins of Hope, Hope in the Ruins

Rebecca Solnit is an independent writer, historian, and activist with a particular interest in geography, landscape, slowness, insurrection, photography, indirect routes, and subjects that escape category. She lives in San Francisco, has received various awards, including the Lannan, a Guggenheim, and the Western Writers of America Spur Award, and is the author of twelve books, including Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities (2004) and A Field Guide to Getting Lost (2006).

Rebecca Solnit was a CCA Mellon Senior Fellow in 2008.


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