WILL HARLAN Reading & Signing

Will Harlan, editor-in-chief of Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine and a longtime trail runner and journalist, will discuss his new book, Untamed: The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island. The story of Carol Ruckdeschel, a wildwoman and sea turtle expert, who is trying to save the most biodiverse barrier island off the coast of Georgia, Untamed is "the true-life saga of a brilliant, beautiful woman who became her own tall tale, & according to Christopher McDougall (Born to Run). Harlan will also present a slideshow. Harlan's writing about outdoor adventures and environmental concerns can be found in places like National Geographic Adventure and you can read about his one-day, 72-mile Smoky Mountain run to raise money and awareness for The Canary Coalition on their web site, canarycoalition.org. Harlan is also the founder of the nonprofits Barefoot Farm and Barefoot Seeds. Learn more at Barefootfarm.org and at our event with Daniel Lieberman on May 23rd.
Event date: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
55 Haywood St
28801 Asheville
ISBN: 9780802122582
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Published: Grove Press - May 6th, 2014