Daily Archives: May 6, 2013

The June 13 deadline is approaching for registration in an innovative program in Mountain and Wilderness Writing at the Banff Centre. Participants will have the opportunity to participate in developing a writing project under […]

It isn’t surprising that two towns, Italy’s Courmayeur and Chamonix in France, are applying to have the area’s alpinism designated under the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List. This designation, now shared by such treasures as Viennese Coffee House Culture, Spanish Human Towers, The Argentine Tango and Czech Falconry, protects and recognizes crafts and activities rather than places.