Past Events Related to Arts and the Environment

May 18, 2015
Join us for coffee with Monica Contestabile, Senior Strategy Editor for Nature Monday, May 18, 11am Marshall 531 Monica Contestabile, Senior Strategy Editor for Nature, will be in Tucson on Monday May 18th and will give a talk about how to get published in Nature - including Nature Climate Read More
May 01, 2015
Eric Magrane, Poet-in-Residence at the Desert Museum, will be joined by Miss Marple, a ringtail and “animal experience specialist,” for a playful, ruminative and interactive pairing that explores the connection between poetry and the natural world. Eric Magrane is a poet, editor and geographer as Read More
May 01, 2015
In 1995, Jane Hirshfield sent grasses from the field described in her poem "Three Foxes by the Edge of the Field at Twilight" to artist Karla Elling, who turned the grass into handmade paper for the broadside edition of Hirshfield's poem. This broadside is an example of work in the University of Read More
Apr 15, 2015
This month’s Show & Tell features multi-media presentations by several of Confluencenter’s 2014-2015 graduate students. Topics and speakers include:   ·  Eric Magrane: “Woven Words at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum” – Encounters with poetry: scorpions, water policy and line breaks Read More