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Aldo Leopold Distinguished Lectures @ UNI

Taylor Brorby

Taylor Brorby headshot, photo by Carroll Foster

photo by Carroll Foster

Taylor Brorby is the author of Boys and Oil: Growing up gay in a fractured land, Crude: Poems, Coming Alive: Action and Civil Disobedience, and co-editor of Fracture: Essays, Poems, and Stories on Fracking in America. His work has been supported by grants and fellowships from the National Book Critics Circle, the MacDowell Colony, the Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, Mesa Refuge, Blue Mountain Center, and the North Dakota Humanities Council.

Taylor’s work has appeared in The Huffington Post, Orion Magazine, The Arkansas International, Southern Humanities Review, North Dakota Quarterly, and has appeared in numerous anthologies. He is a contributing editor at North American Review and serves on the editorial boards of Terrain.org and Hub City Press.

Taylor regularly speaks around the country on issues related to extractive economies, queerness, disability, and climate change. He is the Annie Tanner Clark Fellow in Environmental Humanities and Environmental Justice at the Tanner Humanities Center at the University of Utah.

from: Taylor Brorby / About

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An Evening with Taylor Brorby

Boys and Oil: Growing Up Gay in a Fractured Land

 

Taylor Brorby, author of Boys and Oil: Growing up gay in a fractured land, Crude: Poems, Coming Alive: Action and Civil Disobedience, and co-editor of Fracture: Essays, Poems, and Stories on Fracking in America will speak on Wednesday, October 12, at 7:00pm in the Lang Hall Auditorium

After Taylor Brorby’s talk, there will be a Q&A and book signing. You are encouraged to upload your questions in advance of the event.

The event is free and open to the public. 
 

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