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Larry Millett makes the case for saving midcentury architecture
MinnPost reviews MINNESOTA MODERN.
Lavender: America’s First Gay Marriage, 44 Years Later
Interview with Michael McConnell and Jack Baker.
MinnPost: 'Everybody's Heard about the Bird' meant to be savored and saved.
From its beautiful first sentence (“In the beginning was Augie Garcia”) to the gorgeous up-from-the-archives posters and photos and meticulous reporting that fills its 350 pages, this is a book made and meant to be savored and saved.
Uprising with Sarah Deer
There is an epidemic of rape in the United States.
MPR: The story behind 'Surfin' Bird'
Pioneer Press: The heart of Minnesota's rock scene in the 1960s
Pioneer Press features Rick Shefchik's EVERYBODY'S HEARD ABOUT THE BIRD.
MPR: Confronting sexual violence against Native women
Interview with Sarah Deer, author of THE BEGINNING AND END OF RAPE.
The North Shore seen through Norwegian eyes
Review of Vidar Sundstol's Minnesota Trilogy.
Why have so many fallen for the Rune Stone hoax?
Artforum: Braving the elements
Review of Jussi Parikka's A GEOLOGY OF MEDIA.
Blogger review: Myths of the Rune Stone
"A thoughtful examination of the competing claims of Nordic-Americans, Catholics, Christian fundamentalists, and Minnesotans . . . a rewarding reading experience."
Possible TV series to be set on the North Shore
Vidar Sundstol's Minnesota Trilogy (The Land of Dreams; Only the Dead; The Ravens) in development as a potential TV series.
The New Yorker: The Koreans at the Top of the Art World
Includes mention of Joan Kee's CONTEMPORARY KOREAN ART.
PopMatters: 'Coin-Operated Americans' Tells of the Time When Arcades Took the Children of Displaced Workers
Review of Carly Kocurek's book, which "comes at a prime moment."
St. Paul Pioneer Press: The War Came Home With Him
"In this beautifully written dual memoir . . . Madison smoothly moves between chapters re-creating her father's terrible imprisonment and her childhood.
Twenty years after the most important U.N. conference on women, what – if anything – has changed?
Piece in the Washington Post co-authored by Alice Kang, author of BARGAINING FOR WOMEN'S RIGHTS.
John Howe: How Frank Lloyd Wright's right-hand man flourished in Minnesota
Star Tribune: A book celebrates long-overlooked Minnesota designer John Howe, who served as the right-hand man to famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
The Critical Lede podcast: Bobby Benedicto
Featuring the author of 'Under Bright Lights.'
MinnPost: Catherine Madison discovers her father’s untold Korean War story
Featuring 'The War Came Home With Him.'
New books in Latino Studies: Deborah R. Vargas
Interview with the author of 'Dissonant Divas.'