August 8, 2006

An Island Out of Time

Chesapeake Bay

This summer, new students at Goucher College will explore waterman culture and life on the bay with An Island Out of Time: A Memoir of Smith Island in the Chesapeake  by journalist and writer Tom Horton.  New students will discuss the book in small groups with faculty and staff facilitators on Tuesday, August 29, and author Horton will deliver a public talk at 8 p.m. that evening in Kraushaar Auditorium. 

(Photo courtesy of National Geographic; photograph by Peter Essick)

Learn more about the Summer Reading selection: Goucher Press Release.

Learn more about Tom Horton


Learn more about Smith Island


Learn more about efforts to save the Chesapeake Bay


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Nancy Magnuson
College Librarian