Wallace Stegner

Western author Wallace Stegner praised character of Mormon women

Women played an often quiet yet critical role in the Mormon westward crossing. Indeed, the trail experience and, in this instance, the settling of Utah would have been... Read more »

July 30, 2015


Book review: 'All the Wild That Remains' explores the West through Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner

David Gessner explores the complicated relationship writers Edward Abbey and Wallace Stegner had with the West by examining their writings and environmental causes in... Read more »

July 11, 2015


Utah plans for floods better than for droughts

When it comes to how the state incentivizes individuals to treat the “true wealth in a dry land,” the record isn’t so good. Read more »

April 22, 2015


Clearing the haze on what should be Utah's pristine vistas

The officials at the Utah Division of Air Quality need to present a far stronger regional haze plan; one befitting the majesty of the state they are charged with... Read more »

Sept. 25, 2014


Book review: 'A Zion Canyon Reader' shares essays about southern Utah features, peoples

This approachable survey of 150 years of Zion Canyon writing covers everything from the geological development and early native peoples to the difficult questions of... Read more »

July 26, 2014


Book review: 'The Emerald Mile' is captivating ride on the Colorado River

"The Emerald Mile" is a captivating ride through the discovery and history of the Colorado River and the adventures, including 1983's fastest ride in history, that... Read more »

July 27, 2013


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