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"Under Purple Skies" -- a recap from last weekend's WordPlay!

Frank Bures Under Purple Skies WordPlay

"Under Purple Skies" -- a recap from last weekend's WordPlay!

"Under Purple Skies: The Minneapolis Anthology" was launched in style as part of The Loft's inaugural WordPlay festival in the Twin Cities, May 11 and 12. If you missed it, you can read all about it in this wonderful recap by Mary Ann Grossman in the Pioneer Press.

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Happy birthday to UNDER PURPLE SKIES: THE MINNEAPOLIS ANTHOLOGY!

Frank Bures Minneapolis Under Purple Skies

Happy birthday to UNDER PURPLE SKIES: THE MINNEAPOLIS ANTHOLOGY!

We're so happy to welcome the latest addition to our City Anthologies series -- Under Purple Skies: The Minneapolis Anthology, edited by Frank Bures.  And we're not the only ones excited. "Prince of the Midwest," contributor Michael Perry's piece on, yes, Prince was excerpted last week at Longreads, and on Friday the Star-Tribune ran a wonderful review. In it, critic Weston Cutter writes: “In nearly every piece, I almost couldn't help feeling a little Geiger-like clicking yes! as the city I know and love was described anew, over and over, in ways I've never seen articulated.” Congrats to Frank and all the...

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