Past Journal Issues

Oct 2001 The Forum, Volume 13, Number 1

Shea brings philosophy to television (Peter Shea)
Making Sense - Moving Forward (David Juncker)
President's Column (Shirley Whiting)
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Oct 2000 The Forum, Volume 12, Number 2

Time in a (Throwaway) Bottle (R. A. Thompson)
Broken Symmetry (George Anderson)
Airborne Culture (R. A. Thompson)
Who's Who on the MISF Board (Shirley Whiting)
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May 2000 The Forum, Volume 12, Number 1

The Contrarian's Manifesto (R. A. Thompson):
Book Review of Stiffed: The Betrayal of the American Man (Susan Faludi, 2009)
The Shape of Rhyme (Morgan Grayce Willow)
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Dec 1999 The Forum, Volume 11, Number 3

Putting Humanity Back Into Science (Roger S. Jones)
A Review of two Books: 
Cosmos and Anthropos (Errol E. Harris, 1991)
The Self Aware Universe (Amit Goswami, 1995) 
Pilgrimage to Pomerania (Lucy Smith)
A Comparative Study of Religious Architecture in the New and Old Worlds 
(Marilyn J. Chiat)
Learning from a Retired Journalist (Helen Watkins)
Bridging the 'Digital Divide' (George Anderson)
The U of M's Anderson Library and Archival Caverns (Helen Watkins)
On Nurturing a Flow-Chart for Knowing (Ginny Hansen with Helen Watkins)
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Oct 1999 The Forum, Volume 11, Number 2

Striving To Noble Fortunes...Or Thriving By Other Means (George R. Anderson)
From Minnesota's Rivers to Walden Pond (Helen Watkins):
Program Review of Photographic Legacy of Herbert W. Gleason (1853-1937) (Dale Schwie)
SASE Provides Access to All Writers (Helen Watkins)
The Pleasure of Tinkertoys (Richard Thompson):
Program Review of New Periodic Display of the Chemical Elements (George Anderson)
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May 1999 The Forum, Volume 11, Number 1

Do Not Pass GO: Do Not Collect 10% On All Bestsellers (Richard A. Thompson)
Reckoning MISF's Past With Its Future (George A. Anderson)
Postcards from a Lost World (Richard Thompson):
Exhibition Review of On the Road with Thomas Hart Benton: Images of a Changing America (Minnesota Museum of American Art, 1998-1999)
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Oct 1998 The Forum, Volume 10, Number 3

Architecture of Religious Freedom: A report on the Annual Meeting Program (George Anderson)
1998 A Year of Many MISF Accomplishments: Annual Report of the MISF President (Patricia McDonough)
National Scholars Coalition Conference Held Here (Ginny Hansen)
Scholars Pursue Trivial Fun at Conference (Roger Hammer)
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Jul 1998 The Forum, Volume 10, Number 2

Weaving For Worship: Art in the Service of a Community of Faith (Helen Twombly Watkins)
Book Review (Helen Watkins):
A Place at the Lake (Paul Clifford Larson, 1998)
There Is a Difference (Roger Hammer)
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Apr 1998 The Forum, Volume 10, Number 1

Building South Dakota (David Erpestad, David Wood)
MISF Develops Itself for Benefit of Members: Message from the New President (Pat McDonough)
Something Constructive (Grace Morgan Willow)
The Minnesota Book Awards: Ten Years of Community Involvement and Support (Roger Sween)
MISF Members Nominated for Book Awards
Gruchow Writes on the Grace of Wilderness (Helen Twombley Watkins)
Bessler Tells Stories About Capital Punishment (John Bessler)
Amato Authors Text On Golf (Helen Twombley Watkins)
Ten Thousand Years' Occupation at the Sibley House: A Review of a Talk by Dr. Robert Crouse (David Wiggins)
Irish Literature's Chaotic Authority Figures (Pat McDonough)
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Oct 1997 Forum, Volume 9, Number 3

In Defense of the Past, Real or Imagined (John Radzilowski)
Editorial (Helen Twombly Watkins)
President's Message (David F. Juncker)
Support of Independent Scholars: An Eight-Year Journey 
Program Notes  (Helen Twombly Watkins)
MISF Lecture on Stockwell of Minneapolis (Bill Everts)
Study: Culture and Rural Schools (Gloria Morris-Grothe)
An Artisit Speaks: 'Romancing the Stones' (Ritva Luukkanen)
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