The history of the Fort Pierre area is an important part of not only South Dakota history, but the history of the American West.
Dirda is a literary journalist whose works have appeared in numerous publications. He has often been called the “best-read man in America.”
The literature of Ted Kooser’s 2005 Pulitzer Prize winner, “Delights & Shadows”, draws in the sun to bring readers to the table of subtle transformation.
“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.”
The challenge of choosing the ‘best of’ from the 2016 Festival is similar to the challenge of picking the next book to read from a near toppling stack of books.
The SDHC Lending Library features "The Forever War" by Dexter Filkins, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist while reporting for the New York Times.
The final three Pulitzer Prize-winning books on politics which three scholars & educators will analyze in book talks at Brookings Public Library in June.
South Dakotans have gathered in Scotland, Wessington, and Sisseton to discuss this year’s One Book South Dakota – “Some Luck” by Jane Smiley.
Tired of politics? Weary of political gridlock? Don’t feel alone.
John Luther Adams joins the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra and the SDHC for a series of events, ending with a performance with the SDSO in Sioux Falls.
The sole meaning in life is to serve humanity.
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