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John H. Ames Reading Series: Readings by Nebraska Authors – 1989

Videos of these readings have been provided by LNKTV. Video and sound quality may vary. (Click on the names to view.)

  • December 14, 1989: John Phillips Palmer
  • September 21, 1989: Miriam Ben-Yaacov
  • May 18, 1989: Kent Haruf
  • April 20, 1989: Erin Belieu
  • March 16, 1989: Nancy Peters Hastings
  • February 16, 1989: Ella Robinson
  • January 19, 1989: Tamora Whitney

No video was produced for the November 16, 1989 presentation by Greg Kosmicki.

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