Over the course of one calendar year, Szczesny explored the history and mystique of New England’s tallest mountain. In “The White Mountain,” Szczesny turns a veteran journalist’s eye toward exploring Mount Washington’s place in the collective consciousness of the country and how this rugged landscape has reflected back a timeless history of our obsession and passion for exploration and discovery.
Szczesny is a long-time New Hampshire author and journalist. His books include travelogues on Nepal, Alaska, and the White Mountains. He is a Hemingway Foundation finalist for short fiction and has also written a collection of short stories and of poetry. He’s traveled widely throughout the country speaking about adventure travel and the importance of getting kids into the outdoors.
You can meet up with him, ask him lots of questions, and buy lots of copies of his book during a short lecture and book signing June 30, 2018 from10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.at the Manchester Millyard Museum, 129 Amherst St. in
The event is free and open to the public. For more information please call the Manchester Historic Association at (603) 622-7531.
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