"Endangered Alphabets" author Tim Brookes to speak at WWCC in Rock Springs March 22-23
Uncategorized | March 20, 2012
The Western Wyoming Community College English Department and the Arlene and Louise
Wesswick Foundation present
Writer and language scholar from Vermont
Thursday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m.
speaking on his “Vanishing Alphabets” of the world project, now on display at the Hay Library
Friday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m.
reading from his own creative work
Both events take place in Room 1302 on the Rock Springs campus, and are free.
Tim Brookes of Burlington, Vermont is the author of twelve books, including Catching My Breath: An Asthmatic Explores his Illness (1995), Signs of Life: a Memoir of Hospice (1999), A Hell of a Place to Lose a Cow: an American Hitchhiking Odyssey (2000), Guitar: An American Life ( 2005), A Warning Shot: Influenza and the 2004 Flu Vaccine Shortage (2005),Thirty Percent Chance of Enlightenment (2009), and Endangered Alphabets (2010). He is the Director of the Professional Writing Program at Champlain College.