, Nawakum Press (March 2013)
75, September 30, 2010
The Georgia Review
Selected for Best American Essays 2009
Memoir of Lopez's childhood in California's San Fernando Valley. Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in feature writing, 2002. (LA Weekly
, January 11-17, 2002)
With an Introduction by Barry Lopez (Trinity University Press 2006)
25th Anniversary Edition with a new Afterword by BL.
Photographs and marginalia throughout.
Interviews by BL
BL talks with Oren Lyons, Orion
(January/February 2007), Manoa
(August 2008), and Resurgence
Short Story Collections
Nine interrelated stories. H.L. Davis Award for Short Fiction 2005 (Knopf 2004, Vintage 2005)
Thirteen stories, including "Stolen Horses," "The Letters of Heaven," and "The Mappist." (Knopf 2000, Vintage 2001)
Retold tales of Coyote as trickster and sage, from the traditions of Native America. (Andrews and McMeel 1978, Avon 1981)
Interviews of BL
Michigan Quarterly Review
(Fall 2005), Georgia Review
(Spring 2006), and in No Bottom: In Conversation with Barry Lopez
(2008) and Conversations with Barry Lopez: Walking the Path of Imagination
This collection includes five essays and an excerpt from Arctic Dreams
in addition to six short stories. (Vintage 2004)
If you would like Barry to sign a book for you, he would be glad to do so. Please contact J. Michaels Books in Eugene, Oregon with your request. The e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org, their phone number is (541) 342-2002, and they're located at 160 East Broadway, 97401.___________________________
To avoid disappointment, please check local listings to confirm times and locations.
Oregon Humanities' 2015 Think & Drink series
Alberta Rose Theatre
Thursday, February 5, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Seminar website: http://oregonhumanities.org/programs/think-drink/
(Saturday to Saturday
Alaskan Passage Voyage: Natural History and Native Heritage of Alaska's Southeast
Ketchikan to Juneau, Alaska
Guest speaker, with Richard K. Nelson
Trip details: http://www.wildernesstravel.com/trip/usa/inside-passage-barry-lopez-richard-nelson-wildlife-cruise
Selection of Past Talks and Interviews, Available Online
For the January 10, 2013, episode of Fresh Air, Terry Gross spoke with Barry Lopez about "Sliver of Sky: Confronting the Trauma of Sexual Abuse," BL's essay in the January 2013 issue of Harper's. You can listen to the interview and read excerpts of the transcript on the NPR website.
Currently featured on the Sacred Land Film Project's website is a video of BL talking about storytelling. Toby McLeod of SLFP interviewed BL for a four-part television series entitled Losing Sacred Ground.
In October 2010, BL spoke on behalf of Oregon Congressional Representative Peter DeFazio. You can view his talk, in three parts, online.
The final episode of the Bill Moyers Journal, aired in April 2010, featured a conversation between Bill Moyers and Barry Lopez.
Photo by Robin Holland
If you missed this extended show on your local public television station, you can still watch it online at PBS.org.
On October 29, 2008, BL addressed the recipients of the Whiting Foundation awards to emerging writers at the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York. His talk is available on the blog of the National Book Critics Circle.
Updated 21 March 2014
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