Category Archives: Books

English department head helps Syrian doctor tell his story

English Department Head Dr. W.D. Blackmon and co-author Dr. Tarif Bakdash will join the reading series this semester on Feb. 26 to read from their recently released book, “Inside Syria—A Physician’s Memoir: My Life as a Child, a Student, and an MD in a

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English professor’s poem gets national airtime

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Well-known radio show host Garrison Keillor recently read Dr. Jane Hoogestraat‘s poem “At the Edge of a Time Zone” on his program Writer’s Almanac. Keillor, of “A Prairie Home Companion” fame, read Hoogestraat’s poem on his August 2 program (poem

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Springfield native comes back to Ozarks for book tour

Author and Springfield native Steve Yates will be reading passages and talking about his Moon City Press book “The Teeth of Souls” next week. He’ll be at the Springfield-Greene County Library Center on March 26 and Barnes & Noble bookstore

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Springfield’s Hidden History of Diversity: A Panel Discussion

Join us Monday, April 8, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in Carrington Auditorium (Room 208) to hear panelists highlight the findings of articles recently published in Springfield’s Urban Histories: Essays on the Queen City of the Missouri Ozarks (Moon City Press, 2012). There will be an autographed book

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