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Author to discuss book at Redwood National Park

Author to discuss book at Redwood National Park

  RNSP ORICK  – As part of Redwood National and State Parks’ year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of the creation of Redwood National Park, acclaimed nature writer Jordan Fisher Smith will be signing and discussing his book “Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, a Trial, and the Fight Over Controlling Nature.”

Humboldt’s Oscar connection – Raymond Carver

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT/HOLLYWOOD – There’s a Humboldt County connection to tonight’s 87th Academy Awards, during which the movie Birdman won four Oscars, including one for best picture. The movie also took the awards for best original screenplay, best cinematography and best director. According to Wikipedia, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) “follows protagonist