Book Talk | Trace, a Reading by Lauret Savoy

Tue, Oct 4, 2016, 4:30 pm

Trace Lauret SavoyWith an introduction by Marni Sandweiss (History, Princeton University)

Savoy ’81 is professor of environmental studies and geology at Mount Holyoke College.

Described as a “sui generis creation, wherein John McPhee meets James Baldwin,” Trace won the 2016 American Book Award (from the Before Columbus Foundation) and was a finalist for the PEN American Open Book Award.

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Sponsored by the Freshman Seminars Program. Cosponsored by the Program in American Studies, the Program in Creative Writing, the Program in Environmental Studies, the Princeton-Mellon Initiative in Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities, the Department of African American Studies, and the Department of Geosciences

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