Please welcome this year’s Jack Williamson Endowed Chair to campus. Jim O’Donnell is an acclaimed travel writer and photographer. He is a former field archaeologist and conservation specialist. His work has appeared in National Geographic Maps, New Mexico Magazine, Vrai Magazine, Boots-n-All, Perceptive Travel, Taos News, Destinations Travel, Water Matters!, The Ambler, Arrival, Public News Service, Travelati, Itevia, Mesa Green Guide, Taos Green Guide. He is the author of “Notes for the Aurora Society: 1500 Miles on Foot Across Finland”, and “Rise and Go: 200 Images from Around the World” and is currently working on his first novel.
We will hosting two major events while he is in Portales:
Reading on Friday, the 23rd at 2pm in JWLA 112 (our nice, new lecture hall)