Terry Tempest Williams will engage in a discussion with the Director of the Brigham City Museum of Art and History on her book “Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place,” the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, and the role that water plays in Northern Utah’s delicate landscape. Visit the Museum's Facebook page for updates and to RSVP here.
The Museum has an exhibit on the founding, flooding, and future of the Refuge from June 20 - November 13, 2021.
This event is part of the 24th annual Utah Humanities Book Festival. This annual free festival is the Utah Humanities’ gift to the community, allowing us to explore all sorts of ideas by interacting with great writers. The complete program is available at www.utahhumanities.org.
Our thanks to the Book Festival’s major sponsors: George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation, Salt Lake City Arts Council, Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Fund, Summit County RAP, Weber County R.A.M.P., The Charles Redd Center for Western Studies, The King’s English Bookshop, Weller Book Works, The National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts and Catalyst.
H20 Today is a traveling exhibition created by the Smithsonian Institution and brought to you by Utah Humanities and Bear River Heritage Area. H20 Today is part of Think Water Utah, a statewide collaboration and conversation on the critical topic of water presented by Utah Humanities and its partners.