A new book from the University of Arkansas Press, Louis I. Kahn The Nordic Latitudes, considers the work, teachings and legacy of the legendary architect. One of the authors, Per Olaf Fjeld, came to the University of Arkansas to discuss the book.
Early this morning, Ralph Nesson left his home in south Fayetteville and started a five-day walk in support of child literacy. Ralph, the founder of the nonprofit Northwest Arkansas Books for Kids, has a goal of raising $10,000 during his annual Walk for Kids.
Brooks Blevins, the Noel Boyd Professor of Ozarks Studies at Missouri State University, is now two-thirds of the way done with a trilogy of books examining the history of the Ozarks. The second volume, A History of the Ozarks: The Conflicted Ozarks, is now available and he’ll discuss the book Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Shiloh Museum of Ozarks History in Springdale.