Keynote address by John Elder
Date: February 29 2012, 7:30pm
John Elder, environmental critic and author of Imagining the Earth: Poetry and the Vision of Nature, The Frog Run: Word and Wildness in the Vermont Woods, Reading the Mountains of Home, will deliver the keynote address for the festival
Location: Meyer Auditorium, Hotchkiss Hall
John Elder: John Elder is Professor Emeritus at Middlebury College and the author of several books combining literary criticism, natural history, and personal memoir. He is the author of an influential work of criticism, Imagining the Earth: Poetry and the Vision of Nature. His most recent books are Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa: From Vermont to Italy in the Footsteps of George Perkins Marsh and The Frog Run: Words and Wildness in the Vermont Woods. He lives in Vermont.