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September 2015 in Missoula, Montana: A Celebration of the Written Word
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Friday, September 11 • 10:30am - 11:30am
History Press Panel: Reading & Baseball, Big Sky Pastimes

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Join Aaron Parrett, author of Literary Butte: A History in Novels & Film, with Skylar Browning and Jeremy Watterson, authors of Montana Baseball History, as they converse on two of Montana's favorite entertainments. A homerun for sure!


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Jennifer Driscoll

Jennifer has lived in Missoula most of her adult life. Perhaps she was your waitress or grocery store clerk. Nowadays she and her camera can be found near the baseball park osprey nest or volunteering at music festivals and other community events. This will be her fourth year volunteering at Montana Book Festival.

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Skylar Browning

Skylar Browning is the editor of the Missoula Independent, Montana’s only alternative news weekly. His award-winning feature writing has involved everything from spending time at the state’s only nudist colony to standing in the huddle with the local semi-pro football team. He’s been honored by the Montana Newspaper Association and the Society of Professional Journalists, and received an NEA... Read More →
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Aaron Parrett

Dr. Aaron Parrett has published fiction in The Massachusetts Review, The Wisconsin Review, Open Spaces, The New Montana Story and other journals. His essays have appeared in Montana: The Magazine of Western History, The Complete Montana Gothic, The Old-Time Herald, and other places. He has recorded four CDs of original songs, and his music has appeared in several films, including the... Read More →
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Jeremy Watterson

Jeremy Allan Watterson grew up on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation along the Hi-Line in Wolf Point. He has provided color for baseball games on KVCK radio, helped coach the Wolf Point Yellowjackets and as a young boy had a sports card shop with his best friend in his parents’ shed. He is a member of the Society of American Baseball Research, and earned a degree in Sociology from the University of Montana in Missoula, where he lives with his... Read More →



Friday September 11, 2015 10:30am - 11:30am
Fact & Fiction Bookstore 220 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802

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