• View from the Schilthorn, Berner Oberland, Switzerland
    Berner Oberland
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Program 521a: Berner Oberland; T.T. Williams' Utah; The Philippines

Release Date: 03-28-2020


Author Terry Tempest Williams explains why she purchased oil leases near her home in the Utah desert to protest removing protections in a national monument. Travel writer Kiki Deere tells us why the Philippines is one of her favorite countries to visit. And a tour guide who mapped hiking trails in Switzerland's Lauterbrunnen Valley talks about the area's Alpine thrills.


  • Tour guide Don Chmura
  • Terry Tempest Williams, author of "Erosion: Essays of Undoing" and "The Hour of Land" (Sarah Crichton Books)
  • Kiki Deere, author of "Journey Through the Philippines" (Tuttle Publishing)

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