Let There Be Night (Paperback)

Testimony on Behalf of the Dark

By Paul Bogard (Editor)

University of Nevada Press, 9780874173284, 208pp.

Publication Date: August 18, 2008

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Description

Twenty-nine writers, poets, scientists, and scholars testify on behalf of darkness and against light pollution’s diminishment of the night.


About the Author

Paul Bogard earned a Ph.D. in literature and environment at the University of Nevada, Reno, and now teaches at Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin. He returns as often as possible to watch the starry skies over the lake in northern Minnesota where he first learned the value of darkness and night.


Praise For Let There Be Night: Testimony on Behalf of the Dark

"This collection makes a unique contribution to environmental writing. This is simply a wonderful idea for an anthology, and the writing is vibrant and insightful.” --Bradley John Monsma, author of The Sespe Wild: Southern California’s Last Free River