August 12 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Norway House | FREE
*Meet Liv Arnesen in-person!
Polar explorer and educator Liv Arnesen will give a presentation about her new book, Skiing Into the Bright Open, detailing her solo journey to the South Pole. Following the presentation, there will be a moderated discussion and question/answer session with Liv led by Mark Ritchie, former Minnesota Secretary of State and President of Global Minnesota.
A tale of solitary adventure in the bleak and beautiful bone-chilling cold of Antarctica, Skiing into the Bright Open tells a story of gritty determination, thrilling achievement, and perseverance in the face of near despair and daunting odds; it is, ultimately, an object lesson in the power of a dream if one is willing to pursue it to the ends of the earth.
Get your book ahead of the event, or purchase one when you arrive.
This book talk is hosted by Norway House. The Norwegian Consulate is co-sponsoring the event.