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Archives for August, 2015

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Featured books to showcase South Dakota’s literary tradition
    August 21, 2015

    At the National Festival of Books, the South Dakota Center for the Book highlights The Monster Who Ate the State at the South Dakota table in the Pavilion of States, alongside Pioneer Girl: An Annotated Autobiography, edited by Pamela Smith Hill.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: With Head Held High
    August 13, 2015

    Gibbons, better known as Brittany Herself based on her popular blog, has taken strides to share her messages about body image and today’s conceptions of beauty in an even more widespread medium: print. Her memoir, Fat Girl Walking, came out this June and, as the front cover explains, focuses on “sex, food, love, and being comfortable in your skin.”