Isthmus Green Day Event: Rick Bayless and Bill McKibben

Event date: 
Saturday, April 17, 2010 - 7:00am

A Room of One's Own will be selling books for two exciting speakers, keynote chef Rick Bayless and author Bill McKibben at the 2010 Isthmus Green Day event on Saturday, April 17th at the Monona Terrace!

Rick Bayless recently won the title of Top Chef Master on the popular Top Chef Masters television program on the Bravo Network. As the winner, Bayless received $100,000 for his charity -- the Frontera Farmer Foundation. This is a nonprofit organization committed to promoting small, sustainable farms by providing them with capital development grants. Bayless has written numerous critically acclaimed cookbooks, including Authentic Mexican: Regional Cooking From The Heart of Mexico (William Morrow, 1987). For more news about this event, see the Isthmus Daily Page article here!

Bill McKibben is the author of EAARTH: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet and founder of, an international campaign dedicated to building a movement to unite the world around solutions to the climate crisis. His earlier book, The End of Nature, is regarded as the first book for a general audience about climate change, and has been printed in more than twenty languages since its first publication in 1989. Learn more about Bill McKibben's background and schedule at this Isthmus Daily Page article!

Event address: 
Monona Terrace
1 John Nolen Drive
53703 Madison
Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780805090567
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Times Books - April 13th, 2010

Authentic Mexican: Regional Cooking from the Heart of Mexico Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061373268
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Published: William Morrow & Company - April 3rd, 2007