15 October 2020

Kendra Atleework’s “Miracle Country”

Kendra Atleework’s memoir “Miracle Country” is inspired by the work of writers like Mary Hunter Austin and Reyner Banham in capturing the harsh beauty of life in the arid Eastern Sierra. Having grown up in the Owens Valley, she returns amid the 2015 Round Fire to absorb the area’s history and celebrate the harsh and majestic environment that lies at the cutting edge of climate change and defines what it means to really appreciate California.

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