Archives for August, 2017

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Tim O'Brien: 'Trust the Story'
    August 16, 2017

    In August of 1969, a year after leaving his home in Worthington, Minn. for basic training and life-threatening duty in war-torn Vietnam, Tim O’Brien was finally sent to the rear.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Poet Heid Erdrich Finds Motivation from Fellow Authors, Fans
    August 13, 2017

    When you attend the South Dakota Festival of Books, you expect to learn from the authors.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: Abdo: More Understanding Needed of Life in the Middle East
    August 9, 2017

    Geneive Abdo will put her encyclopedic knowledge of the Middle East to good use at the 2017 South Dakota Festival of Books.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Humanities Council Honors Four for Contributions to S.D.
    August 2, 2017

    Four honorees have been selected by the South Dakota Humanities Council for 2017 Distinguished Achievement in the Humanities awards.