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Black Rock (paperback)

The Black Rock is a desert realm the size of Delaware about one hundred miles north of Reno, Nevada. Shaped by water, wind, geothermal activity, and human interaction since ancient times, the desolate, haunting landscape nonetheless teems with life in … Continue reading

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Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert

Atomic Nevada: Deceptive is a scary word, especially with hesitation rising about government roles.  Since the start of the Atomic Era in the mid-1940s, the state of Nevada has lived with more than its share of misdirection, with senior figures … Continue reading

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The Black Rock (Desert), lecture and book signing by Peter Goin

November 21, 2013: 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the Nevada State Museum in Carson City, NV.  Frances Humphrey Lecture Series: The Black Rock (Desert), lecture and book signing by Peter Goin, Foundation Professor of Art in Photography and Videography at … Continue reading

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December 7, 2012 Mackedon to present at the Carson Valley Sertoma Club in Gardnerville, Nevada

On Friday, December 7th at the Carson Valley Sertoma Club meeting Michon Mackedon will speak about her book Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert.  The weekly meetings are held on Friday morning at 7:00 a.m. at Sharkey’s Casino in the Rib Room. … Continue reading

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December 20, 2012 Mackedon at Red Hawk Events Center in Sparks, Nevada

On Thursday, December 20th at the Sparks Centennial Sunrise Rotary Club meeting Michon Mackedon will speak about her book Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert.  Meetings are weekly, Thursday morning, 7:00 a.m. at the Red Hawk Events Center in Wingfield … Continue reading

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August 14 – Rotary Club of Minden program includes local Author- Michon Mackedon

Michon Mackedon is scheduled to speak on August 14, 2012 at Rotary Club of Minden, Nevada meeting.  Michon is the Author of Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert (2010).The Minden Rotary Club meets Tuesdays at 12:00 PM, at the Carson Valley … Continue reading

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July 5th – Mackedon to present at Mensa Annual Gathering

Mensa 2012 Annual Gathering in Reno, Nevada PROGRAM NAME: Nuclear Propaganda in the American West PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Drawing on research undertaken while writing Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert, Mackedon will explore ways in which Orwellian imagery has been implemented … Continue reading

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Mackedon speaks at Yerington Lions Club May 8th

Michon Mackedon, Author of Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert is scheduled to speak May 8th at the Yerington Lions Club. Lions Club House 7 North West St. Yerington NV 89447 Meetings Every Tuesday 7pm

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May 29, Mackedon speaks at Yerington, NV Rotary meeting

Rotary of Yerington, Nevada Dini’s Lucky Club Tuesday @ 7:00 PM Michon Mackedon, Author of Bombast: Spinning Atoms in the Desert is scheduled to speak at the May 29th Rotary of Yerington meeting.

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Mackedon speaks May 17th for Fernley Rotary

May 17, 2012 SCHEDULED SPEAKER:  Michon Mackedon, author SPEAKER’S TOPIC:  Nuclear Testing History of Nevada MEETING TIME AND LOCATION: Thursdays, 11:30-1:00 (meeting begins at noon), Crosswinds Church, 3015 Farm District Road, Fernley, Nevada

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