Author Talk, Book Signing Oct. 23 at Spartanburg Library

October 8, 2013 at 9:30 am

Spartanburg County Public Libraries will host an author talk and book signing with Eric Rutkow.

The event will be held fro 5:15-6:45 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 at the Spartanburg County Headquarters Library’s Barrett Room.

Rutow is the author of “American Canopy: Trees, Forests and the Making of a Nation.”  His talk will concentrate on the relationship between Americans and trees throughout the course of history.

Rutkow is a graduate of Yale University and Harvard Law School who has worked as a lawyer on environmental and corporate issues. He currently is pursuing a doctorate in American history at Yale.