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Oregon Book Award Finalist Reading: General Nonfiction

Tue, March 29 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PDT
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Join us for an evening with the 2022 Oregon Book Award Finalists for the Frances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction. Readings by finalists will be followed by an audience Q&A. Click here to register for this webinar in advanced. 

Winners will be announced at the Oregon Book Award Ceremony on Monday, April 25th, 2022.

Bryna Goodman

Bryna Goodman is Professor of History at the University of Oregon. Her recent work maps globally circulating institutions and categories of knowledge in modern China, with particular attention to print media, gender, urban culture, and political life.
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Jacob Darwin Hamblin

Jacob Darwin Hamblin is Professor of History at Oregon State University. His books include Poison in the Well: Radioactive Waste in the Oceans at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age; Oceanographers and the Cold War; and the award-winning. Arming Mother Nature: The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism.    
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Annelise Heinz

Annelise Heinz is an historian at the University of Oregon. Her work has been featured on National Public Radio, the Wall Street Journal, and international Chinese television, among others. She has lived and played mahjong in the United States and Southwestern China.
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Kenneth I. Helphand

Kenneth I. Helphand is the Philp H. Knight Professor Emeritus of Landscape Architecture at the University of Oregon. An award-winning professor, his numerous previous publications addressed the landscapes of Israel, Colorado, suburbia, McDonalds, memorials, movies, ranch gates, golf, garden history and theory, and the landscape architect Lawrence Halprin.
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Kathleen Dean Moore

Kathleen Dean Moore is a philosopher, environmental advocate, and the author or co-editor of a dozen books including Take Heart: Encouragement for Earth’s Weary Lovers. Recently she has written for films, including “The Extinction Variations.” In a time of terrible peril, she writes to celebrate and defend the wild, reeling world.
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