Tag Archives: Wallace Stegner

Considering going nonprofit

Torrey House was founded on the principle that literature is a primary influence and creator of culture. When Wallace Stegner spoke of creating a society to match our scenery in the West he was talking about hope and that when we learn … Continue reading

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Angle of Repose

I wrote a thesis on Wallace Stegner’s use of landscape in college, and my son, Matt, read from Stegner’s Wilderness Letter at my recent marriage in Capitol Reef. My experience with Stegner’s writing feels like my relationship with the land: … Continue reading

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