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Trumpeter Swans

River Walkers: the Orion Blog

A letter from Terry Tempest Williams sent from the People's Climate March, published on September 22, 2014.

The Glorious Indifference of Wilderness

Published in the September/October 2014 issue of Orion magazine. Also from Orion, hear editor Jennifer Sahn and Terry Tempest Williams speak about the writing of this piece.

An Open Letter to the Mormon Church

In Support of Kate Kelly &"Ordain Women" + Why Excommunication Is Not the Answer, published on June 13, 2014.

Open Space: A Dozen Gunshots

Published in the Progressive Magazine on March 15, 2014.

A Wild Success

The Endangered Species Act celebrated its fortieth birthday. Orion contributing editor Terry Tempest Williams reflects on this major American achievement, and how it continues to shape our relationship with the natural world, published in Orion Magazine on December 31, 2013

An Encore Hour With Terry Tempest Williams: Monday’s Access Utah

Aired August 23, 2013, on Utah Public Radio (UPR), listen online.

Ground Truthing, Devon Fredericksen interviews Terry Tempest Williams for Guernica Magazine

Published August 1, 2013, read it online here in Guernica Magazine.

The Rumpus Interview with Terry Tempest Williams

By Roxane Gay, published July 4, 2013, read it online here in The Rumpus.

Pandora’s Terrifying Promise: Can Nuclear Power Save the Planet?

A conversation about a new documentary, its provocative claims—and the facts it leaves out, by Mark Hertsgaard and Terry Tempest, published in The Nation on June 10, 2013.

Travel with Rick Steves

Terry Tempest Williams interviewed on Travel with Rick Steves' radio program on May 11, 2013. Listen online here.

The Story of My Heart

by Richard Jefferies
as rediscovered by Brooke Williams & Terry Tempest Williams

The Story of My Heart
November, 2014
Torrey House Press

When Women Were Birds

Fifty-four Variations on Voice

by Terry Tempest Williams

Trade paperback edition published
February, 2013 by Picador

Audio Book available from
Audible or Amazon

When Women Were Birds



For those of you living in the Moab area -- please come see this film, "The Overnighters." We're showing it at The M.A.R.C. on Friday, November 7 at 7 p.m. There will be a local panel to discuss the film and its similarities to Utah's oil and gas boom.

Wednesday, November 12, 5:30 p.m.
Terry Tempest Williams will be speaking as part of the Schlesinger Visiting Writer Series, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

Events will be added as info becomes available.