High Country Speaker Series continues in Avon Friday

By caramie schnell

AVON — We love where we live. Snowcapped peaks, unlimited recreational opportunities and seemingly unadulterated environments all influence individual decisions to build lives in the mountains. Creative writing professor and former freelance writer John Calderazzo will be in town Friday to talk about the effect that mountains can have on building culture and community.Calderazzo’s presentation, titled “High Culture: Mountains & Our Minds,” will be an engaging and emotional testimony on the influence mountainscapes have on those who are lucky enough to call them home. His latest book, “Rising Fire: Volcanoes & Our Inner Lives,” saw him traversing volcanoes in Italy, …

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