Kiera Ball

Kiera Ball
Topics: Literature, South Dakota, Writing
Communities: Aberdeen
Program Types: Book Club to Go, One Book South Dakota, Speakers Bureau

Writing Specialist
Presentation College
1105 N Main St Apt 4, Aberdeen, SD 57401 | 763-486-8508

Finding the Sublime in the Prairie: Pastoral Literature and Midwestern Regionalism in Gilead
Ball adapts her conference paper on Marilynne Robinson's Gilead; she explores the unique beauty found on the prairie and in small prairie towns. This presentation could be adapted to a discussion format as well, and expand beyond this particular novel.

Heirlooms: Creative Life Writing for Adults
This workshop focuses on brainstorming and developing memoir-type writing to be shared primarily with family.