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Resources for Writers

Resources for Writers A comprehensive list of resources for writers including local and national organizations for writers, graduate writing programs, literary publications, funding opportunities, national organizations, and more. Minnesota Organizations & Networks for Writers Intermedia Arts Intermedia Arts is Minnesota’s premier multicultural, multidisciplinary arts center. Our mission is to be a catalyst that builds understanding…

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Letters About Literature Past Winners

Letters About Literature Past Winners 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2016 2016 Level I Winners First place: Alexander Jadoo, McGuire Middle School, Lakeville (letter to Brian Falkner, author of Brain Jack) Dear Brian Falkner, I write to you, to thank you for your writing. You have opened my eyes to the truth that hides behind a grand…

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Jeff Kamin on Books & Bars, Reading, and Why Libraries Are Better Than Netflix

Books & Bars is a twist on traditional book clubs. Open to the public and held in bars, this moderated book club show “provides a unique atmosphere for a lively discussion of interesting authors, fun people, good food and social lubrication with liquid courage.” The Friends has been a supporting partner of Books & Bars since the…

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Minnesota Book Awards

Book Awards Home Book Awards Winners Book Awards Events Calendar Outreach Materials Nominate or Apply Submit a Book for the Book Awards Nominate for Kay Sexton Award Submit for Book Artist Award Nominate for Hognander Award Apply to be a Judge Support the Book Awards Book Submission Judging Awards Ceremony About the Minnesota Book Awards…

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Get cozy “In Winter’s Kitchen”

Each day leading up to the April 16 announcement of the Minnesota Book Awards, and in collaboration with community editors from the award-winning Saint Paul Almanac, we highlight one of the thirty-two finalists. Today we feature 2016 Memoir & Creative Fiction Finalist: In Winter’s Kitchen by Beth Dooley Published by Milkweed Editions Category Sponsors: Kevin…

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