F156. University of Minnesota Press 90th Anniversary

Room M100 F&G, Mezzanine Level
Friday, April 10, 2015
10:30 am to 11:45 am

 

Founded in 1925, the University of Minnesota Press is among the most distinctive American university presses, with an international reputation for publishing boundary-breaking work. Since its inception, the Press has also maintained a commitment to publishing important books on the people, culture, history, and natural environment of Minnesota and the Upper Midwest. Please join this group of regionally-based fiction and nonfiction writers in celebration of the Press’s ninety years of publishing.

Moderator:

Erik Anderson is the regional trade editor at the University of Minnesota Press.

Sarah Stonich's These Granite Islands was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers title, translated into eight languages. Her second novel, The Ice Chorus, was followed by an award-winning memoir, Shelter. Her volume of linked stories, Vacationland, was a finalist for the Minnesota Book Award.

Kate Hopper is the author of Ready for Air: A Journey Through Premature Motherhood and Use Your Words: A Writing Guide for Mothers. She teaches writing online and at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis. She has been the recipient of a Fulbright fellowship and a Sustainable Arts Foundation grant.  

Karen Babine is the author of Water and What We Know: Following the Roots of a Northern Life and editor of Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies. Her work has appeared in River Teeth, Ascent, North Dakota Quarterly, and Fugue. She is Assistant Professor of English at Concordia College.

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