Living Squarely on the Land: Agriculture in Kansas Literature
June 24, 6:30 p.m., West Wyandotte Auditorium
Join us for a discussion with Kansas author Tom Averill about the Kansas literature of the farm, from seed to harvest, from settlement to auction, from plowing to planting, from Dust Bowl to dry land agriculture. In short, from then to now.
This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibit, 100 Years of Agriculture; Past, Present, and Future, and supported by the Kansas Humanities Council, a non-profit cultural organization dedicated to promoting humanities programs across Kansas. Find out more at kansashumanities.org. The exhibit will be on display at the West Wyandotte Library, June 1 – 30.Location:
West Wyandotte Library
1737 N 82nd Street
Kansas City, KS 66112
Organized by the International Fiber Collaborative, Inc., aka Dream Rocket Project in collaboration with the good folks at Kiowa County Library, Kingman Carnegie Library, West Wyandotte Library, Salina Public Library, and the Kansas State Fair.
Agriculture themed textile submissions are still being collected to be included in this exhibit. To learn more about how to participate email Jennifer Marsh at Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org.
View current submissions to be included in this exhibit on Flickr at http://www.flickr.com/photos/thedreamrocket/sets/72157632693304162/