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Thursday, September 22 • 3:00pm - 3:45pm
From Arrest to Arete: Risk Your Life or Risk Losing It

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"Is it more foolish to risk your life or risk wasting your life?" Before Brendan Leonard became a celebrated writer, he had only a tenuous grip on sobriety and his list of bad decisions included multiple arrests, wrecked cars, broken bones, fistfights, and ruined relationships. In Montana, he took his first steps into the Rocky Mountains, unwittingly beginning a decade-long journey that would take him all over the West and Europe. Hear from a barstool storyteller who left the bar and found adventure, redemption, and a life that almost never happened.

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Brendan Leonard

Brendan Leonard is a writer, author, photographer, speaker, and award-winning filmmaker. Hisexplorations of more than a dozen mountain ranges have earned him bylines in National GeographicAdventure, Outside, Alpinist, and Men's Journal. The stories on his website, Semi-Rad.com, draw more400,000 readers each year. His writing has appeared in more than two dozen magazines and literaryjournals in five countries, and his work... Read More →

Thursday September 22, 2016 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Shakespeare & Co. Bookstore 103 S 3rd St W, Missoula, MT 59801

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