MN Reads: "Flames of Discontent" by Gary Kaunonen By Lisa Johnson • Jan 11, 2018 TweetShareGoogle+Email Immigrants. Working-class people who feel they have no voice. Jobs. Labor historian Gary Kaunonen talks about the conversations then and now ... and why he thinks history - for everyone - should be a basic human right. Listen Listening... / 12:13 Tags: MN ReadsIron RangeminersFlames of DiscontentGary KaunonenTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content 7/9 MN Reads: "Rooted in Iron and Ice: Innocent Years on the Mesabi" by Gary W. Barfknecht By Lisa Johnson • Jul 9, 2015 It wasn't until he'd had years of telling stories about his childhood and being met with laughter and disbelief that Gary Barfknecht began to suspect his upbringing on the Iron Range wasn't typical of Minnesota kids who grew up elsewhere. MN Reads: "Hard Bodies" by Andreas Marks and a special Experts Edition! By Lisa Johnson • Jan 4, 2018 Art historian and host of Where's Art, Annie Dugan, takes the mic to interview Andreas Marks, the author of Hard Bodies: Contemporary Japanese Lacquer Sculpture.