Texans Remembering John Graves, Writer Who Immortalized The Brazos River | KERA News

Texans Remembering John Graves, Writer Who Immortalized The Brazos River

Jul 31, 2013
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Texas author John Graves, 92, has died at the home he called Hard Scrabble, southwest of Dallas-Fort Worth near Glen Rose. Graves was best known for sparking an interest in environmental literature with his book, "Goodbye to a River, " which chronicled his 1960 canoe trip down the Brazos River. Here's a Texas Monthly profile from 2010.

Source: Texasmonthly

The long, slow, quiet, thoughtful, weird, brilliant, often-interrupted, never-compromised career of John Graves, who died July 30, 2013.

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