Jeanine D. Basinger is founder of the Department of Film Studies at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, and curator of the cinema archives there. She has written 12 books on film, including Silent Stars, winner of the William K. Everson Film History Award, and American Cinema: One Hundred Years of Filmmaking, the companion book for a 10-part PBS series. Basinger lives part-time in Brookings, where she earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from South Dakota State University. Her most recent book is The Movie Musical!
Non-Fiction, Poetry, South Dakota AuthorsBone Chalk
History, South Dakota AuthorsEquality at the Ballot Box: Votes for Women on the Northern Great Plains
Non-Fiction, South Dakota AuthorsVegetarian Mediterranean Cookbook
Non-Fiction, PulitzerStorm Lake: A Chronicle of Change, Resilience and Hope from a Heartland Newspaper