AViD: Paul Kix

Central Library, 1000 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA


Barbara Lounsberry: Nancy Drew; Iowa’s Heroine to the World

Indianola City Public Library, 207 N B St, Indianola, IA 50125, USA

Nancy Drew: Iowa’s Heroine to the WorldNancy Drew is the most popular female detective in fiction. Few know, however, that Nancy is an Iowa heroine and that her creator was […]

Abby Dubisar: Promoting Peace, Subverting Domesticity

Nevada Public Library, 631 K Ave, Nevada, IA 50201, USA

Promoting Peace, Subverting Domesticity: Cookbooks Against War, 1970-2010This historical project analyzes peace activist cookbooks, revealing how such texts ignite activism, enable community identity for subcultures and adeptly subvert women’s domestic […]

John Liepa: How Iowa Met Baseball

Guttenberg Municipal Building, 502 S 1st St, Guttenberg, IA 52052, USA

How Iowa Met Baseball: the Myths, the History, the PlayersOver the past century the setting for the spring passion of many Iowans has been the ballpark. This presentation explores the myths […]

Pete Grady: Unconditional Surrender

Hotel Ottumwa, 107 2nd St E #2996, Ottumwa, IA 52501, USA

Unconditional Surrender: A Visit with Ulysses S. Grant is a one-man show about the life and times of the Civil War General and 18th President of the United States. Pete Grady, the […]

AViD: Taylor Harris

Central Library, 1000 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA