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A Land Full of Stories

A Conference & Celebration of Writing
about Place and Personal History

June 7-9, 2007
Alkek Library, Southwestern Writers Collection
Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

Keynote Speaker

Kathleen Dean Moore

Kathleen Dean Moore Dr. Kathleen Dean Moore is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Oregon State University, where she teaches Environmental Ethics and the Philosophy of Nature. She is best known as the author of nature essays that explore our cultural and spiritual connections to the natural world—Riverwalking: Reflections on Moving Water, Holdfast: At Home in the Natural World, and her most recent book The Pine Island Paradox. She is at work on a new book about the moral significance of wonder. At OSU, Moore directs the Spring Creek Project for Ideas, Nature, and the Written Word.
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