Bill Sullivan

Oregon Wild
6:00 am
Thu August 28, 2014

The Wilderness Act Turns Fifty

A view of Oregon's Mt. Jefferson Wilderness.
Credit Photo by Alastair Rose

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Wilderness Act. Chandra LeGue, Western Oregon Field Coordinator for Oregon Wild, reflects on the law’s successes and challenges, and on Oregon’s meager wilderness protection compared to neighboring states. A week of local events will celebrate the law's fiftieth anniversary.

Read more
Downtown Eugene Public Library
6:00 am
Mon April 28, 2014

Bill Sullivan, The Oregon Variations

Bill Sullivan and some of the many books he's authored.
Credit Photo by Dean Rea

Author Bill Sullivan, best known for his definitive Oregon hiking guides, has a new book of short stories out about Oregon's most quirky places and people. It's called The Oregon Variations, and its literary structure parallels the musical structures of Bach's Goldberg Variations. He speaks with Eric Alan before bringing his related slide show Oregon for the Curious to Eugene, Bend and Sunriver. 

Read more