Artist and wanderer Everett Ruess left home at the age of sixteen to immerse himself in the harsh desert landscapes of the American Southwest and the wilderness of Navajo country.
He vanished without trace, a disappearance that remains unsolved to this day. A Vagabond for Beauty tells his remarkable story through his own exquisite nature writing, letters, diary excerpts and poems.
Somewhere in the badlands of Utah is a canyon called Davis Gulch. Centuries ago, the Ancestral Pueblo carved a dwelling in its rock, now inscribed with the words ‘NEMO 1934’. This is the last...Read more