Joseph Bottum

Books

The way we read now

The thrill is gone for lovers of fiction. Joseph Bottum on the strange death of the novel

By Joseph Bottum

Science & Tech

Did the cyber revolution save Sioux Falls?

Small cities in the Midwest are steadily growing

By Joseph Bottum

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The Farm Stand Test

Seasonal vegetables are a secret weapon in the fight against crime

By Joseph Bottum

Education

Free speech and expensive schools in South Dakota

Leaked documents suggest a showdown is coming

By Joseph Bottum

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Big lakes, small ripples

Political views out on the prairie are fairly simple. They turn with the national tides, but more slowly and sedately

By Joseph Bottum

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In praise of Midwestern manners

Demonising won’t help the Dems in South Dakota

By Joseph Bottum

News from Midland, South Dakota

Red State: God and the weather endure, out on the prairie

By Joseph Bottum

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