Fakhruddin 'Iraqi, Divine Flashes
Where: St. John's College
1160 Camino Cruz Blanca
Santa Fe, NM
Laila Lalami shares her historical fiction account of the imagined memoirs of the first black explorer of America, a Moroccan slave whose testimony was left out of the official record.
Marcus Hamilton explores the concept of Unsettled Landscapes and how it is understood from an archaeological, anthropological, and ecological viewpoint. His focus concerns the active nature of landscapes and the long history of landscape alteration by humans from the beginning to present. Marcus Hamilton is a postdoctoral fellow at the Santa Fe Institute.