Interview: Writer Terry Tempest Williams on current politics and enduring issues about public lands
Terry Tempest Williams is an acclaimed writer and advocate for conserving public lands.
Her most recent book, "The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks," offers a collection of essays on the value of national parks, the regenerative power they offer and the need to fight for their preservation against private interests.
Williams will be speaking Thursday at 8 p.m. at Kleinhans Music Hall as part of Just Buffalo Literary Center's acclaimed Babel writers series.
She spoke to The News from her office in the Harvard Divinity School, where she is writer-in-residence.