Author Rick Bass, the former petroleum geologist turned writer, will perform a reading at 11.a.m. at Utah State Universityâ€™s Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art Thursday, March 28. The event is free and open to the public.
Bass is an adopted son of the Mountain West. A Houston native, he studied wildlife biology and geology at Utah State University. After graduating Bass spent seven years working in the oil reserves of the Southeast before moving back West to live and write. He has published more than 30 books, including For a Little While (2016), Why I came West (2008), the novel All the Land to Hold Us (2013) and most recently, The Traveling Feast: On the Road and at the Table with My Heroes (2018).