Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Norman MacLean" Tag

What is it about Orvis?

No matter the reality of why a cast is well performed or not, like actually being caused by fly line, leader, fly, or angler - it is the fly rod that is always charged with the responsibility for performance [...]

October 11, 2017 RECENT, Slide

The greatest fishing stories…

The greatest fishing stories ever written are not principally about fishing, but rather use the sport to allude to deeper topics. [...]

August 1, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Events: Norman Maclean Festival

This year's festival features dozens of Montana writers that have followed in Maclean's footsteps, including William Kittredge, Thomas McGuane, and Pete Fromm. [...]

June 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: Why are we such a small tribe? Could it be linked to casting?

Fly fishing is a minuscule part of a much larger picture, sport fishing. In terms of numbers of participants, golf is dwarfed by fishing. [...]

March 24, 2016 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

News: Norman Maclean Literary Festival in Montana

Maclean's numerous published works on wildland fires and their impact. Saturday's focus will be on Norman Maclean's writings and a showing of the film, A River Runs Through It. [...]

June 18, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Book Review: An oldie that never gets old – A River Runs Through It

The 1976 novella by Norman Maclean is about two sons, Norman and Paul, of a Presbyterian minister - one studious and the other rebellious [...]

June 13, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot