In the 1870s, the mining town of Bodie was both a “fearfully and wonderfully bad place” and a town of hard-working pioneers. Mark Twain once remarked that in Bodie virtue versus vice made for exciting times.
Enjoy the haunting, evocative images of Bodie by fine art photographer Will Furman in the newly published book Bodie: Good Times & Bad written by Nicholas Clapp which the late Kevin Starr, former State Librarian of California, called “magnificent.”
Furman has created his own “Inside-Out” technique, a new photo technique to capture Bodie’s magic and its dual nature which he will discuss on
Saturday, March 17, 2018
10 – 11 a.m.
Monterey Public Library
625 Pacific Street, Monterey
Free admission for Friends of the Monterey Public Library
$10 suggested donation for non-members