Archives for February, 2016

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: The Question of J. Robert Oppenheimer in the 21st Century
    February 29, 2016

    Kent Meyers, author and educator, asks the question of 'What if ... ?' after reviewing the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography 'American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer,' by Kai Bird and Martin Sherwin.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Harper Lee and the South Dakota Connection
    February 23, 2016

    As SDHC celebrates the centennial of the Pulitzer Prize, we also remember the late Nelle Harper Lee and highlight SD’s connections with the Prize winner’s work.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: March Events Launch Pulitzer Centennial in SD
    February 16, 2016

    Three Pulitzer Prize winning authors are coming to South Dakota for the first two events of a statewide celebration of the Prize’s 100th anniversary.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: 2016 One Book South Dakota Ready for Reading Groups
    February 10, 2016

    Readers across South Dakota will read and discuss Jane Smiley’s 2014 novel “Some Luck”, in the 14th year of One Book South Dakota.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: Pulitzer Winner Talks About Researching History, Resilience of the Mandan People
    February 1, 2016

    “For some reason people always said their history could not be written,” Elizabeth Fenn said of the Mandan tribe. “It seemed to me that it could.”