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Book Passage Hosts The West’s Leading Literary Workshop For Travel

Don George 2013Travel writer and editor, Don George joins Paul to talk about the plans for the 22nd annual Book Passage Travel Writers and Photographers Conference, held in Corte Madera just north of San Francisco August 8 to 11. Don is co-founder of the conference which each year attracts major travel book authors. Don also explains how he teaches a one-day course on travel writing just before the conference by taking students out to Point Reyes and giving them a hands on experience in writing about the place. Book Passage is one of the leading independent books stores in the United States. Don and Paul talk about the evolution of travel writing and how it is evolving today. Elizabeth Harryman, co-host of Traveling and Travel Editor of Westways magazine will be a member of the faculty this year.