Ginger Strand and Luis Alberto Urrea are among the faculty of the Environmental Conference. Strand is the author of one novel and three books of narrative nonfiction, including The Brothers Vonnegut (2015) and Inventing Niagara (2008). Her work has appeared in a wide range of publications, including Harper’s, Tin House, the New York Times, the New Yorker, Pacific Standard, the Believer, OnEarth, and Orion. Strand will give a lecture on June 2 and a reading on June 5.
Urrea is the best-selling author of 16 books, including The Devil’s Highway and The Hummingbird’s Daughter. He has won a number of awards, including an American Book Award and an Edgar Award. He will give a reading on June 6 at the final event of the conferences.
The complete schedules of the Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference and Bread Loaf Environmental Writers’ Conference lectures and readings are available online.
More information about the Middlebury Bread Loaf Writers’ Conferences is also available online.