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Book Review: Ross Calvin by Ron Hamm

Ron Hamm will participate in a discussion with Stephen Fox at the Southwest Festival of the Written Word on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 2:00pm at the Silver City Public Library. The two distinguished historians will discuss the art of writing biography. Sharman Apt Russell reviewed Hamm’s history Ross Calvin: Interpreter of the American Southwest...

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Book Reviews: Adrienne Celt

Adrienne Celt will speak at the 2017 Southwest Festival of the Written Word on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 11:30am at the Old Elks Lodge. Adrienne Celt is author of The Daughters, a novel, which won the 2015 PEN Southwest Book Award, and Apocalypse How? An Existential Bestiary...

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Living under a wide sky, turquoise bright, in a land where crinkled mountains rise purple and brown behind stretches of grass or cacti, some write of their days. Living in that crease where the past and present meet, where English and Spanish and languages of the indigenous meld, some write of their encounters. The Festival celebrates those who write in or about the Southwest, and brings together their readers to touch the rough and smooth of their words, to taste the fire and cool of our written life.--Tom Hester
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