2018 Heartland Fall Forum Preview

The Heartland Fall Forum is the premiere gathering place for those interested in independent bookstores throughout the Midwest. Hosted jointly by the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association and the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association, the conference represents 12 states and nearly 350 independent bookstores, … Continue reading 2018 Heartland Fall Forum Preview

Celebrating National Bourbon Heritage Month

The following includes contributions from John C. Tramazzo and Brian F. Haara.  September is National Bourbon Heritage Month. Each September, American whiskey enthusiasts gather in Kentucky to celebrate “America’s Native Spirit” at events like Bardstown’s Kentucky Bourbon Festival and Louisville’s … Continue reading Celebrating National Bourbon Heritage Month

From the Desk of Joshua A. Claybourn: Finding Our Sense of National Identity

Joshua A. Claybourn is an attorney and editor of Our American Story: The Search for a Shared National Narrative, a forthcoming book from Potomac Books in 2019 and available for pre-order now. The bombshell New York Times op-ed by an … Continue reading From the Desk of Joshua A. Claybourn: Finding Our Sense of National Identity