past event

Meet Writer in Residence Kevin Fedarko

Kevin Fedarko has written for Esquire, National Geographic, The New York Times, and other publications. He studied at Columbia University and Oxford before joining the staff at Time, where he served on the foreign affairs desk, then later worked as a senior editor at Outside. His first book, “The Emerald Mile,” which was a New York Times bestseller, won the National Outdoor Book Award and the Reading the West Award, and was a finalist for both the PEN Literary Sports Writing Award and the Banff Mountain Book Award. Fedarko lives and works in Flagstaff.

Moderated by Penn Newhard

FREE copies of “The Emerald Mile” are available through our Catch & Release program. Pick up a copy from the Aspen Words office in the Red Brick Building at the beginning of the month. Read it, pass it along to a friend, and come meet the author at their public event!

Residency program held in partnership with the Catto Shaw Foundation.
Thank you to media sponsor Aspen Magazine & our hosts at The Temporary.

Free event. No registration required.


Event information
Wed Jul 11, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
The Temporary at Willits
360 Market Street
Basalt, CO