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  1. thumbnail image for blog post: 2017 Festival Wrap Up: Celebrating 15 Years of the Festival of Books
    October 2, 2017

    The state’s premier literary event, the South Dakota Festival of Books, celebrated its 15th year Sept. 20-21 in Rapid City and Sept. 22-24 in Deadwood.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Festival of Books Preview: Authors from All Genres to Converge in Deadwood
    September 13, 2017

    From iconic war writers to talented illustrators and a quirky “foodie” author, the 2017 South Dakota Festival of Books lineup is packed with talent.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: Exploring Larger Worlds: The Exuberant Realism of Michael Chabon
    September 29, 2016

    In fall 1995, Michael Chabon was sitting pretty. He had three books to his credit, each more warmly received than the last.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Rediscover Literary Joys with Michael Dirda
    August 22, 2016

    Dirda is a literary journalist whose works have appeared in numerous publications. He has often been called the “best-read man in America.”

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: Photojournalism and the Pulitzer Prize: Pushing Conversations on Race Beyond St. Louis
    July 25, 2016

    “That one photo is not indicative of a lot of my work,” photojournalist Robert Cohen said. “I’m not a war photographer. I’m a community journalist.”

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Wins Award to Celebrate Pulitzer Prize Centennial
    November 4, 2015

    The Council is planning a year-long celebration of the best in literature, drama, history, music, and journalism for communities around the state.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: 2015 Festival of Books in Photos
    October 1, 2015

    We share thirteen photos from the 2015 South Dakota Festival of Books in Deadwood.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Author Tour to Finish Final Leg
    September 17, 2015

    Award-winning mystery author William Kent Krueger is finishing the final leg of his One Book SD author tour, culminating in a keynote appearance in Deadwood.