Farmer, J. D. “The Evolution of Adventure in Literature and Life.” Presented on November 11, 2005, at a conference organized by Margaret Cohen titled “Adventure,” at Stanford’s Center for the Study of the Novel.
ADVENTURES AND ESCAPADES
I grew up in New Mexico, land of sunsets and sidewinders.
Adventure came early to me as the desert provided nothing but challenges, explorations, and discoveries for a child.
Inquisitiveness and evolution...
That one time, we sailed to Cuba for that conference...