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Shawn Lawrence Otto

Discussion on the War on Science

Investigate the decline of science in our country's political discussions. Otto offers compelling solutions to engage you and politicians in science, before it is too late!...

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Faith Sullivan

Faith Sullivan Reading: Excelsior Bay Books

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James P. Lenfestey

Poetry

Delve into the poetics with James P. Lenfestey as he and Robert Hedin give readings at the Mackinac Island Public Library....

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Chris Santiago wins 2016 Lindquist & Vennum Prize for Poetry

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Milkweed at #AWP16

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Young Readers Rise Up: A Letter from the Publisher's Desk

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