Iowa Lakes Community College adjunct instructor Michael Tidemann presented a program at the Dubuque Local Author Fair Saturday, June 15. Authors from Dubuque and the surrounding area participated.
Tidemann discussed the historical sources of his novel Letters from Elk City, which included several years of research and travel to the Pacific Northwest and Civil War battlefields. He also moderated a fiction-writing panel.
Tidemann’s monthly book review, Writers and Writing, appears in the Dubuque Telegraph-Herald and 108 other newspapers in the Upper Midwest. Letters from Elk City is available at the Iowa Lakes Community College bookstore at 300 S 18th Street in Estherville.