LauraPalooza 2010

LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies [See photos here]

July 15-17 2010 at Minnesota State University at Mankato, Mankato, Minnesota
Winner of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy Award: William T. Anderson

Speakers and highlights:

  • Keynote by longtime LIW biographer William Anderson
  • Becoming Laura Ingalls Wilder and Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little Town author  John Miller
  • Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Writer’s Life author Pamela Smith Hill
  • Best-selling novelist Wendy Corsi Staub
  • Dean “Almanzo Wilder” Butler and his documentary, Life Before Laura
  • Seed wheat trip presentation by Jim Hicks
  • The Long Winter‘s weather by meteorologist Barb Mayes Boustead
  • Spelling Bee
  • Special post-conference field trip to Walnut Grove, Minnesota — the setting for On the Banks of Plum Creek
Register Now