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Nearby Nature in Poetry and Story: A Reading with John Lane

Spartanburg Methodist College will host a reading with author John Lane September 26, at 7 p.m. at Gibbs Auditorium. Lane will read from Anthropocene Blues, a collection of essays and poems that touch on one’s relationship to space and examine how climate and natural resources reflect society’s values and failures. Lane is a professor of English and Environmental Studies at Wofford College as well as the director of the Goodall Environmental Studies Center. His latest book, Coyote Settles the South, is a finalist for the John Burroughs Medal in Natural History Writing. Free.