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Alumna conveys college life in debut novel

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

July 1, 2015

While many recognized authors from SIU are professors who have written textbooks, fiction writers who got their start here and broke the mold into the professional world tend to be overlooked.Kate Dierkes, an alumna from Chica...

Little Grassy festival welcomes Midwest authors

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers

April 14, 2015

Literary festivals can be beneficial for aspiring writers because they give a glimpse at the work and lives of already successful authors.The seventh annual Little Grassy Literary Festival will begin at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Morris Libra...

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