Wisconsin Book Festival

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    Sports & Resistance, Meet Sudden Anthem

    Explore consequential links between sports and politics in America.

    Sports & Resistance, Meet Sudden Anthem

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    Aldo Leopold Foundation Presents: Earth Lessons

    From the Leopold Foundation, David Orr and Andrew Revkin speak at annual book festival.

    Aldo Leopold Foundation Presents: Earth Lessons

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    Young and Muslim: How Does It Feel to be a Problem?

    Learn about struggles of young Arab and Muslim Americans.

    Young and Muslim: How Does It Feel to be a Problem?

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    ECOpreneuring

    ECOpreneuring is a new economic model that sustains personal and environmental well-being.

    ECOpreneuring

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    Picturing Indians

    Learn the Ho-Chunk perspective on Steven Hoelscher's recent book.

    Picturing Indians

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    For a Limited Time Only and Home

    Two of the Midwest's most beloved writers present their work.

    For a Limited Time Only and Home

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    Human Evolution and the Environment

    Paul Ehrlich brings a message about the earth's inability to support life as we know it.

    Human Evolution and the Environment

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    For the Love of a Farm

    Learn about a history of one farm from the time of the last glacier till present.

    For the Love of a Farm

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    Science & Decision Making

    Learn about what can science teach us about decision-making.

    Science & Decision Making

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    My Germany

    Son of Holocaust survivors makes pilgrimage to his parents' meeting place.

    My Germany

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    A Serious Look at Comics

    Paul Buhle, James Danky, and Linda Barry discuss comics in relation to our culture.

    A Serious Look at Comics

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    Studs Terkel's "Working"

    Join the discussion about the first graphic adaptation of Studs Terkel's "Working."

    Studs Terkel's "Working"

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    The Enduring Relevance of the Wisconsin School

    A discussion of William Appleman Williams through several authors publications.

    The Enduring Relevance of the Wisconsin School

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    Two Wisconsin Authors

    Authors Jane Hamilton and David Rhodes present excerpts from their latest works.

    Two Wisconsin Authors

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    Wendell Berry

    Hear Wendell Berry read his short story, "Making it Home."

    Wendell Berry

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    America During the Great Depression

    A panel of authors discuss the Great Depression.

    America During the Great Depression

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    Into Sunlight: The Connections of War and Peace

    Dance and history come together in this study of two days during the Vietnam War.

    Into Sunlight: The Connections of War and Peace

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    Voices of Labor and Social Justice in Wisconsin

    Join Bruce Mouser and Paul Boyer to hear about the roots of labor activism in Wisconsin.

    Voices of Labor and Social Justice in Wisconsin

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    Portraits of Manhattan before and after 9/11

    Join Richard Quinney and Susan Fox for a look at life in Manhattan before and after 9/11.

    Portraits of Manhattan before and after 9/11

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    And Then Came the Liberators

    Join the book discussion with Kathleen Stokker, Solveig Shavland and Richard Quinney.

    And Then Came the Liberators

    Video thumbnail: University Place Bragging Writes: Ten Great Wisconsin Writers

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    Bragging Writes: Ten Great Wisconsin Writers

    Ronnie Hess, John Lehman and Margot Peters discuss ten of Wisconsin’s great writers.

    Bragging Writes: Ten Great Wisconsin Writers

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    Culture, Identity and the Natural World

    Kimberly Blaeser, Debra Kang Dean, Maria Melendez, Lauret Savoy and Patrick Thomas--panel.

    Culture, Identity and the Natural World

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    Sports and Dreams in America

    Dan Manoyan and Joe Schuster discuss the world of professional sports.

    Sports and Dreams in America

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    Finding Humanity on the Cambodian Killing Fields

    Patricia McCormick tells the story of a boy who survived the Killing Fields of Cambodia.

    Finding Humanity on the Cambodian Killing Fields

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    The Immigrant Artist at Work

    Edwidge Danticat discusses her book, "Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work."

    The Immigrant Artist at Work

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    Lost Stories of Frank Lloyd Wright

    Ron McCrea, Sarah Leavitt, Mariamne Henken Whatley, Elissa R. Henken & Jonathan T. Henken.

    Lost Stories of Frank Lloyd Wright

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    Historical Poetry

    Frank X. Walker reads from collections of historical poetry.

    Historical Poetry

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    A Nation of Moochers

    Charles Sykes questions entitlement in the United States.

    A Nation of Moochers

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    Maraniss on Obama

    Author David Maraniss discusses his biography of President Barack Obama.

    Maraniss on Obama

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    Insights into Campaign Music History

    Eric Kasper and Benjamin Schoening focus on the music used in presidential campaigns.

    Insights into Campaign Music History

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    A History of Protest

    Paul Buhle, Mary Jo Buhle, Ruth Coniff, Robert McChesney, John Nichols &Matthew Rothschild

    A History of Protest

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    Manifesto for a New Economy

    James Gustave Speth analyzes America’s political economy.

    Manifesto for a New Economy

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    Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

    Atul Gawande and Anne Strainchamps explore quality of life issues, death and dying.

    Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

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    Wisconsin Agriculture: A History

    Jerry Apps explores the influences that helped shape the farming industry in Wisconsin.

    Wisconsin Agriculture: A History