#1629: Terry Tempest Williams “Erosion: Essays of Undoing”

October 08, 2019 00:30:00
#1629: Terry Tempest Williams “Erosion: Essays of Undoing”
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#1629: Terry Tempest Williams “Erosion: Essays of Undoing”
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Terry Tempest Williams is renowned for her singular body of literature on the environment and our experiences of home.  Her new book “Erosion: Essays of Undoing,” explores this connection, particularly to her home state of Utah, as an evolutionary process and how our undoing of the self, self-centeredness, extractive capitalism, fear, tribalism can also be […]

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