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Film historian Chris Langley and photographer Osceola Refetoff are in the process of birthing a blog about the changing face of the Mojave in an effort to inform and engage people about how that change will impact everyoneâs future.
Langley and Refetoff plan to unveil the working-titled blog, âHigh and Dry: Dispatches from the Land of Little Rainâ this year. The title alludes to âthe desert non-fiction of author Mary Austinâs âLand of Little Rain,â which really describes our area very accurately,â Langley said.
The duo envisions the evolving blog as a platform for discussion about the history of âsuccessful and failed human enterprisesâ such as the development of mines, wastelands, irrigation systems, land management and development and human habitats, Langley explained.
(Read more in the Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 edition of The Inyo Register.)