Minnesota Authors

Women's Words on June 28, 2015 features Holly Harden reading her essay "Fourth of July."

Emilio Küffer, "Camino a la Tormenta" (modified)

Women's Words on June 21st, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "The Melody Within," about an unexpected nighttime adventure.

Brett Groehler / University of Minnesota Duluth

Women's Words on June 14, 2015 featured Whitney Walters, Assistant Professor of Writing Studies at the University of Minnesota Duluth, reading her non-fiction essay, "Valuable Skills," published May 2014 in Red Weather by Minnesota State University Moorhead.

Women's Words airs Sundays at 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Funding for Women's Words is provided by The Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

North Star Press of St. Cloud, Inc.

We talk with Catherine Holm, author of Voice Lessons: Tales of Breaking Free published in 2014 by North Star Press of St. Cloud.

Women's Words on June 7th, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "Compulsory Ignorance," about her family's experience commuting by bus in Turkey.

Women's Words on May 24th, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "Clicking."

Women's Words on February 15, 2015 featured Margi Preus reading an excerpt from her book Enchantment Lake.

  Margi Preus is the author of the Newbery Honor winner Heart of a Samurai and Shadow on the Mountain. Preus has traveled the globe to research her novels and, along the way, has made friends in Japan, Norway, and many other places. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota. Visit her online at margipreus.com to learn more about her and her new book, Enchantment Lake.

Women's Words on December 21, 2014 featured Holly Harden reading "After Caroling," an excerpt from her cookbook Good Food from Mrs. Sundberg's Kitchen.

12/21 Women's Words: Holly Harden

Monday December 8th, from 5-7p.m. one of Duluth's favorite children's author and illustrator, Chris Monroe is opening a show of new work at Zeitgeist Arts Caf? on Superior Street.

12/3 Radio Gallery: Chris Monroe

Women's Words on November 23, 2014 featured Holly Harden reading an excerpt from her cookbook Good Food from Mrs. Sundberg's Kitchen.

11/23 Women's Words: Holly Harden

Women's Words on October 19 featured Linda LeGarde Grover of Duluth reading an excerpt from her book The Road Back to Sweetgrass.

10/19 Women's Words: Linda LeGarde Grover

Women's Words on October 5, 2014 featured Lori Sturdevant of Minneapolis reading an excerpt from her book Her Honor: Rosalie Wahl and the Minnesota Women's Movement.

10/5 Women's Words: Lori Sturdevant

Lori Sturdevant, Minneapolis Star Tribune columnist, has written and edited several books of Minnesota history, including The Pillsburys of Minnesota.

Women's Words on July 6, 2014 featured Duluthian Dianna Hunter reading her short story, "Del Lago," about a farm she worked in the mid-1970s.

Women's Words on March 9, 2014 featured another reading by Mary Casanova of Ranier, Minnesota, an award-winning author of more than thirty children's and young adult books. Here is an excerpt from her book Frozen, the story of a young woman's struggle to regain both her physical and spiritual voice.

3/9 Women's Words: Mary Casanova

Women's Words on March 2, 2014 featured Mary Casanova of Ranier, Minnesota, an award-winning author of more than thirty children's and young adult books. This week she reads an excerpt from her book Frozen, the story of a young woman's struggle to regain both her physical and spiritual voice.

3/2 Women's Words: Mary Casanova

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