The Weather Did It
A bone-chilling number of mystery and crime writers come from Minnesota, and the U.
Since 1925, University of Minnesota Press has been redefining the idea of scholarly publishing.
Everybody’s a Storyteller
Personal narratives have become the currency of the moment for eliciting sympathy and goodwill toward noble causes. But what about when they're used to sell software and sweaters?
Biographer William Souder embeds his subjects firmly in their places and times. Next up, John Steinbeck.
A Literary Treasure Hunt
The U is home to a weird and wonderful collection of bookish artifacts.
Enter the Scientist
Ask a Professor: Exploring Ancestry
Fewer Skipped Meals
A Dynamic Duo
Minnesota Alumni’s Quarterly Books Roundup
The Big Electric Brain
Meet Chris Smith
Inside Pioneer Hall
The Last Word
I Am Not My Characters
It’s Whalen Time
Winter in Norway’s Arctic Circle
To read Minnesota Alumni magazines going all the way back to 1901, search
the U’s digital conservancy