Terry Tempest Williams

Terry Tempest Williams is the Annie Clark Tanner Scholar in Environmental Humanities at the University of Utah. She is the author of thirteen books, including Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place (1991) and Finding Beauty in a Broken World (2008). Her writing has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, Orion, and numerous anthologies. She has been honored with a Robert Marshall Award from The Wilderness Society, the Wallace Stegner Award from The Center for the American West, and the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in creative nonfiction, among many other awards.