LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies [See photos here]
July 15-17 2010 at Minnesota State University at 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
Special post-conference field trip to Walnut Grove, Minnesota — the setting for On the Banks of Plum Creek
LauraPalooza In The News
Mankato Free Press ‘LauraPalooza’ coming to the big city .
Mankato Free Press interviews attendees at LauraPalooza 2010
LauraPalooza! Fans and scholars of Laura Ingalls Wilder will gather in Mankato this summer to study all things Half-Pint
The Wilder Life author Wendy McClure recounts LauraPalooza 2010.
The Heroine’s Bookshelf author, Erin Blakemore, shares 5 things she learned at LauraPalooza 2010.