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Nancy Tystad Koupal

Nancy Tystad Koupal is director and editor-in-chief of the Pioneer Girl Project and founder of the South Dakota Historical Society Press. She received an MA in English from Morehead State University and did postgraduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Koupal is the editor of L. Frank Baum’s Our Landlady, Pioneer Girl Perspectives: Exploring Laura Ingalls Wilder, and Wilder’s Pioneer Girl: The Revised Texts and Pioneer Girl: The Path info Fiction.

Featured title: Pioneer Girl: The Path into Fiction


  • Friday, Sept. 22 @ 10:15 a.m.Pioneer Girl: The Path into Fiction – Holiday Inn Express, Mystic and Savoy Rooms
  • Friday, Sept. 22 @ 4:30 p.m. Author Signing Event – The Lodge, Bullock & Roosevelt Rooms

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