The Jornada Speaker Series - Tim Egan Lecture on The Big Burn - Teddy Roosevelt & The Fire That Saved America
General Event Information
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Dates and Times:
July 9, 7:30PM-8:45PM
Join us for The Jornada Speak Series featuring Pulitzer Prize winning author Tim Egan. Mr. Egan will be giving a talk entitled "THE BIG BURN - TEDDY ROOSEVELT & THE FIRE THE SAVED AMERICA," based on his book of the same title about Teddy Roosevelt's response to the 3+M acre wildfire across Washington to Montana in 1910 and led to the formation of the Forestry Service.
The free public lecture will be held on July 9th at 7:30pm at The NMSU Center for the Arts Auditorium.
Mr. Egan has also been recognized as a National Book Club winner, and a NY Times contributing columnist. He is also author of critically-acclaimed "THE WORST HARD TIME."
Mr. Egan's presentation will be followed by a book signing event.
The Jornada Speaker Program is sponsored by both the Jornada Long Term Agricultural Research (LTAR) Network site and the Jornada Basin Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network site.
More information can be found here:
NMSU Center for the Arts
1000 East University