Britten Traughber: Hawaii Beyond The Postcards

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Local Ads, 2010; Britten Traughber Photographer Britten Traughber was born and raised on the plains of Central Illinois, though her current work has placed her in a locale…

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On The Map: Server Farms In Rural America

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Terry Razey on his farm; Stuart Isett, New York Times By Rachel Beth Rudi, Digital Contributor Today we share this story featured on The Rural Arts and Culture…

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North Country: Betty and Lone Pine

Friday, September 28, 2012

The Lone Pine Family; The Al Hawkes Collection By Alyce Ornella, North Country series Editor In the twin cities of Lewiston-Auburn, Maine, a young girl named Rita listens…

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What’s Up With Those Southern Beasts?

Thursday, September 27, 2012

By Dudley Cocke, Artistic Director of Roadside Theater Storytelling is a partnership between the person telling the story and the person receiving the story; each depends on the…

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What’s Up With Those Southern Beasts?

Thursday, September 27, 2012

By Dudley Cocke  Storytelling is a partnership between the person telling the story and the person receiving the story; each depends on the other. This exchange is not…

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The Rural-Urban Reality of the Local Foods Movement

Monday, September 17, 2012

The Dumbo, Brooklyn neighborhood farmers’ market; Dumbo NYC This week begins with a another must-read piece on the Daily Yonder: “How Rural is our Local Food Policy?” One…

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Superman of Kansas and Krypton and Cleveland

Friday, September 7, 2012

By Kenyon Gradert, Course on Midwest Culture Series Editor   “Behind the high-flying legend lies a true-to-life saga every bit as compelling, one that begins not in the…

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Bessie Harvey And Her Tennessee Roots

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Untitled (Cobra).  23 1/2 x 18 x 19″ paint on wood with beads [Editor’s Note: As I am facing numerous writing deadlines over the second half of February,…

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Coming Home, Coming Back To Your Senses

Friday, December 16, 2011

Film still of Emily Vortuba of The Elberta Alert community newspaper; Back To Your Senses This week’s look into the work of the emerging farmers at the Stone…

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