September 6, 2014
Lecture: Rebecca Solnit
Writer Rebecca Solnit speaks about her new book, The Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness, a collection of iconic and little-known essays that characteristically travel across disciplines and around the world to discuss issues of place, family, the environment, revolution, and the power of stories. Presented by the University’s Department of American Studies and co-sponsored by the Harry Ransom Center, the Department of English, the Department of Art and Art History, the Humanities Institute, and Austin Center for Photography. Books will be for sale before and after the event with a book signing to follow.