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John H. Ames Reading Series: Readings by Nebraska Authors – 1988

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

  • December 15, 1988: Joyletta Alice
  • November 17, 1988: David McCleery
  • October 20, 1988: Glenna Luschei
  • September 15, 1988: Charles Flowerday
  • June 16, 1988: Karen Mockler
  • May 19, 1988: John Stevens Berry
  • April 21, 1988: Twyla Hansen
  • March 10, 1988: Georgia Robertson
  • February 18, 1988: Kim Wheeler
  • January 21, 1988: Calvin Miller

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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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John H. Ames Reading Series: Readings by Nebraska Authors – 1990

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  • November 15, 1990: Herb Hyde
  • October 18, 1990: Fran Reinehr
  • September 20, 1990: Stephen Behrendt
  • May 17, 1990: Les Whipp
  • April 19, 1990: Timothy Houghton
  • March 15, 1990: William Kloefkorn
  • February 15, 1990: Terry Oberst
  • January 18, 1990: David McCleery and Clay Walker

No video was produced for the December 13, 1990 presentation by Greg Kuzma.

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John H. Ames Reading Series: Readings by Nebraska Authors – 1991

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

  • November 21, 1991: Roy Scheele
  • October 17, 1991: Helen Crosswait
  • September 19, 1991: Robert Schenck
  • May 16, 1991: Don Welch
  • April 18, 1991: Kate Cavanaugh
  • March 21, 1991: Evelyn Haller
  • February 21, 1991: Tom Adamson
  • January 17, 1991: Nancy McCleery

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John H. Ames Reading Series: Readings by Nebraska Authors – 1992

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

  • December 17, 1992: Marge Saiser
  • November 19, 1992: Tamora Whitney
  • October 15, 1992: James Fargher
  • September 17, 1992: Ruth Raymond Thone
  • May 21, 1992: Fredrick Zydek
  • April 16, 1992: Sally Herrin
  • March 19, 1992: Frederick Luebke
  • February 20, 1992: Charlene Neely
  • January 16, 1992: Marcia Southwick

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