Authors Live: Mark Obmascik

Main Library

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Mark Obmascik is a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, the author of two bestselling books, and contributor to numerous print publications. His book Halfway to Heaven: My White-knuckled—and knuckleheaded—Quest for the Rocky Mountain High won a 2009 National Outdoor Book Award, and his 2004 book The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature, and Fowl Obsession was recently adapted to film, starring Steve Martin, Jack Black, and Owen Wilson. Join Obmascik as he talks about his journalistic endeavors, his love of the outdoors, and his numerous outdoor adventures.

This presentation is sponsored by Great Salt Lake Audubon, HawkWatch International, Tracy Aviary, REI, Nature Conservancey of Utah, and FRIENDS of Great Salt Lake.

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Contact Information: (801) 524-8200