Lecture: Kevin Fedarko “The Emerald Mile”

Thu, Sep 16th, 6:30pm
Sep
16
Thu

6:30pm

last month

Church of the Big Wood

100 Saddle Rd, Ketchum, ID 83340, USA

Sun Valley Museum of Art
(208) 726-9491

Fedarko’s first book, The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon, won the National Outdoor Book Award and the Reading the West Award, and was a New York Times bestseller. This story chronicles an adventure on the Colorado River’s flood waters to beat records for the fastest boat ever propelled through one of the West’s most famous desert wilderness, The Grand Canyon. Kevin Fedarko has written for National GeographicThe New York TimesEsquireOutside, and other publications. He studied political science at Columbia University and Russian history at Oxford before joining the staff at Time Magazine, where he worked primarily on the foreign affairs desk. He lives and works in Flagstaff.

Tickets for Kevin Fedarko’s lecture are $35 for SVMoA members and $45 for nonmembers. Students and educators can purchase a ticket for $15. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit svmoa.org, call 208.726.9491 or visit The Museum box office at 191 Fifth Street East in Ketchum.

THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN GENEROUSLY SPONSORED BY JANE P. WATKINS

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