Selected Works

Commissioned works
Social and Family History
Explores how families worked in the US in the 1800s
History in a different key
The book explores what makes Minnesota Minnesota and what makes Minnesota America.
Collection of essays


Minnesota History in Four Bites, Minnesota History Center
November 1, 2016 -- Last Bite

St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce, Emerging Leaders
November 8, 2016
Stearns History Museum

Sundays at the Abbey
Indian Bush before the Benedictines
November 13, 2016, 7 pm
Saint John's Abbey Chapter House

Past Events

Selim Center, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul
-- Important Early Minnesotans: You Might Be Surprised
-- The Stories Stuff Tell

Writing Workshop for Historical Society Staff
Funded by a grant from the Art and Heritage Fund of the State of Minnesota

Plymouth Congregational Church
March 22 -- On the Eve of the Great War

Saint John's Student Senate
March 25 -- The Non-Merger with the College of Saint Benedict, 1968

Alexandria Technical College -- Senior College
-- The Midwest in Literature
-- Stepping into the Past

Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting
The Voice of the Midwest

Western History Association
Minnesota Women's History

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