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Stories of our Hearts: An Interview and Reading with Terry Tempest Williams

Image from therumpus.net
Image from therumpus.net

October 11, 2015

Terry Tempest Williams has been called “a citizen writer,” a writer who speaks and speaks out eloquently on behalf of an ethical stance toward life. A naturalist and fierce advocate for freedom of speech, she has consistently shown us how environmental issues are social issues that ultimately become matters of justice.

“So here is my question,” she asks, “what might a different kind of power look like, feel like, and can power be redistributed equitably even beyond our own species?”

Vist Terry’s Website

Listen to the Interview Here:*

Listen to the Public Participatory Reading of Richard Jeffries’ The Story of my Heart Here:

*With great apologies, I misnamed the writer of ‘The Story of My Heart’ as ‘Robert’ Jeffries, when in fact, it is ‘Richard’ Jeffries. Later in the second half of the broadcast I correct this, but at the outset of this interview, you will hear the misnomer.

Music from this broadcast:
Mahk Jchi – Robbie Robertson
Running A Race – NYC Urbana Slam Team
Long Way Home – Norah Jones
More Than My Share – Christel, Spring & Carper

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