Gary Snyder - POSTPONED

A 90th birthday celebration featuring special guests
Gary Snyder Point Reyes Books
Friday, May 8, 2020 - 7:00pm to Saturday, May 9, 2020 - 12:00pm
Toby's Feed Barn
11250 CA-1
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956


Ticket info coming soon

It is with great regret that we announce the postponement of this special event due to coronavirus precautions. We are working with Gary, Counterpoint Press, and event participants to reschedule this event for summer 2020. We will announce a new date when the time comes.

Gary Snyder comes to Point Reyes to celebrate his 90th birthday. With special guests, including former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Hass, Jane Hirshfield, Pulitzer Prize winner Forrest Gander, Peter Coyote, Brenda Hillman, and more to be announced.

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"Snyder's is a wise voice crying out on behalf of the wilderness with an authority and eloquence that's not been heard in our literature since Thoreau." --San Francisco Chronicle

About Gary Snyder

Gary Snyder is the author of sixteen collections of poetry and prose. Since 1970 he has lived in the watershed of the South Yuba River in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1975, Snyder has also been awarded the Bollingen Prize for Poetry and the Robert Kirsch Lifetime Achievement Award. His 1992 collection, No Nature, was a National Book Award finalist, and in 2008 he received the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. Snyder is a poet, environmentalist, educator and Zen Buddhist.

Turtle Island Cover Image
ISBN: 9780811205467
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Directions - January 17th, 1974

The Practice of the Wild Cover Image
ISBN: 9781582436388
Availability: Not On Our Shelves Now (Usually Ships in 1-5 Days)
Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 17th, 2010

Axe Handles: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9781593760571
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Counterpoint - January 28th, 2005

Mountains and Rivers Without End: Poem Cover Image
ISBN: 9781582434070
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Counterpoint - March 3rd, 2008

Earth House Hold Cover Image
ISBN: 9780811201957
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Directions -

Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9781582436364
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Counterpoint - August 31st, 2010