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Author and former University of Iowa Professor David Plowden discusses his 2012 book, David Plowden?s Iowa

David Plowden has published twenty-two books capturing myriad aspects of America and the Midwest over a career spanning more than fifty years. A former University of Iowa professor, Plowden?s works are held in the permanent collections of major…

Author Lili Mendoza discusses intellectual freedom in her work

Hear Lili Mendoza describe how intellectual freedom motivates her creative endeavors. Lili Mendoza is a fiction writer, poet, translator and was born in Panama. She is the author of the short story collection Corazn de charol a-go-g (2009). Her…

Award-winning historian of the American Southwest James F. Brooks discusses public history.

James F. Brooks is an award-winning historian of the American Southwest and former president of the School for Advanced Research (SAR) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Listen to Dr. Brooks discuss his long and distinguished career as an author, professor,…

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