Sunday, December 11, 2016
Congratulations Jordan Fisher Smith
Nature writer Jordan Fisher Smith, whose parents live in Ashland and whose mother is environmental activist Dot Fisher-Smith, has been long-listed for the 2017 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award. His book "Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, a Trial, and the Fight Over Controlling Nature" (Crown, 384 pages, $28) is one of 10 titles on the long list. The award is worth $10,000.
Sierra Writers' Conference is delighted to have Jordan as one of the presenters at our 2nd annual conference. He will also be the emcee for the program and one of the professional critique leaders at the Critique Fest on Friday. See more about Jordan and his workshop here.
Jordan is one of the great reasons to attend this amazing event. Register by 12/31/2016 for the early bird special.