Blossom as the Cliffrose:  A Reading and Conversation on Unconventional Mormon Legacies and the Land 

Mar 9, 2022, 7:00 pm

Join contributors to the Blossom as the Cliffrose anthology for poetry, prose, and discussion of how heritage shapes connections with landscape. Writer Lisa Madsen Rubilar will read from and discuss her essay on artist Minerva Teichert. Additional poetry and prose by Natalie Young, Laura Walker, Nano Taggart, Karin Anderson, and Danielle Beazer Dubrasky. Reception and Q and A. Co-sponsored by the Iron County Historical Society and Southern Utah University's Women and Gender Studies Minor. 

This event accompanies H2O Today, a traveling Smithsonian exhibition touring Utah in partnership with Utah Humanities and the Bear River Heritage Area. The tour is part of Think Water Utah, a statewide collaboration and conversation on the critical topic of water presented by Utah Humanities and its partners. For more information, see

H2O Today is organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. It was adapted from an exhibition organized by the American Museum of Natural History (New York) and the Science Museum of Minnesota (St. Paul), in collaboration with Great Lakes Science Center (Cleveland), Field Museum (Chicago), Instituto Sangari (Sao Paulo), National Museum of Australia (Canberra), Royal Ontario Museum (Toronto), San Diego Natural History Museum, and Science Centre Singapore. For more information, see

For more information about H2O Today in Cedar City please visit

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Frontier Homestead State Park Museum

635 N Main St
Cedar City , UT 84721-6179
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Event Contact:

Katherine Ross
(435) 586-9290