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Author Kathryn Miles: 'Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake'

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Author Kathryn Miles: 'Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake'

Time: March 5, 2018 from 1pm to 2pm
Location: Southern Connecticut State University - Engleman Hall A120
Street: 501 Crescent St.
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://calendar.southernct.ed…
Phone: 203-392-5350
Event Type: author, reading, and, q&amp, a
Organized By: SCSU Academic Affairs
Latest Activity: Mar 5, 2018

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Miles reads from her new book, Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake, followed by Q&A and book signing.

Miles' essays and articles have appeared in publications including Best American Essays, History, Outside, Popular Mechanics and Terrain. Her investigation into the sinking of the Bounty, which first appeared in Outside, was named one of the best long reads of 2013 by the Daily Beast and a "notable narrative" by Harvard University's Nieman Journalism Foundation. Her most recent book, Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake, is a study of the history, and future potential, of earthquakes in America.

Free and open to the public.

This event is part of Environmental Justice Week at Southern.

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