Montana State University

Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172320
Bozeman, MT 59717-3440

Tel: (406) 994-4395
Fax: (406) 994-7420
Location: 2-155 Wilson Hall

Interim Department Chair

Dr. Susan Cohen

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Stegner Lectures

Wallace Stegner
Rick Bass delivered the 2013 Stegner Lecture

March 25, 2015
Mark Fiege

April 12, 2013
Rick Bass, The Landscape of Imagination
You can watch the lecture on MSU's YouTube channel by clicking here.

April 11, 2012
An Evening with Sherry Smith

March 9, 2011
An Evening with Terry Tempest Williams

April 23, 2009
An Evening with Peter Matthiessen

March 4, 2010
An Evening with Sylvia Earle

February 28, 2008
David Quammen, The Devil You Don’t Know:
Cancer as an Infectious Disease

October 11, 2007
David Quammen, Thirteen Dead Gorillas: Zoonotic Disease
and the Future of Human Health

March 28, 2007
David Quammen, Darwin and Religion

September 18, 2006
Donald Worster, Water and Empire in the American West: Past, Present, and Future

April 16, 2006
Richard White, The Transcontinental Railroads and the Making of Western Modernity

April 15, 2005
William Cronon, Saving Nature in Time: The Past and Future of Environmentalism

April 15, 1999
T.H. Watkins, The Land Ethic: The Utterance of an American Isaiah

April 16, 1998
Ann H. Zwinger, Writing the Wild: Landscape in Fiction and Non-Fiction

April 14, 1994
Jeffrey and Patricia Limerick, Living Right in the Rockies – The Impact of Wallace Stegner’s Thought on Western Architecture