Rockport Public Library Event Calendar
|Time:||6:30 PM - 7:30 PM|
|Title:||Author Event with Charlie Costello for his new book: Hanging Out in Burma|
|Contact:||Julia Pierce, 236-3642|
In his photography and writing Costello focuses on the uniqueness of each individual person and place. He strives to shine a light on the many reasons to protect plant, animal, and cultural diversity. Costello is a regenerative farmer, seed saver, and heirloom tomato grower with a strong interest in community building and re-invigorating the concepts of local and global villages.
His photographs have been exhibited at the Berkeley Art Center, the David Brower Center, and the Tides Foundation. He holds a BA from Santa Clara University and an MA in Asian Studies from the University of San Francisco. He is the lead author of Breaking Ground: The History of the Operating Engineers Local No. 3. (MT. Publishing Company, 2009).