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Kansas Studies Institute

The Kansas Studies Institute at JCCC promotes research and teaching on the culture, history, economics and natural environment of Kansas.


A photo of the author and the cover of her book

Annual Writers Symposium

Saturday, May 5, 2018
9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Julene Bair, author of "The Ogallala Road: A Story of Love, Family, and the Fight to Keep the Great Plains from Running Dry," will lead the writing workshop titled, "Images that Shimmer: Mining Memory to Make Literature."

Attendance is free, but registration is required. Lunch is provided. Space is limited; first-come, first-served.

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Kansas Lecture Series

Bair's lecture, "The Water that Could Last Forever," begins at 2 p.m. in the Hudson Auditorium, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. The lecture is free and open to the public. A book signing will follow.