Nonfiction Works

Farmer's Market

In this profile of two families, the Thaos (Hmong) and the Kornders (Polish-German), adults and children work together to raise food from seedlings to harvest, and sell the produce at an international farmers' market in Minnesota. 


Powwow Summer

Life is a circle, just like the seasons, from youth through old age.  Follow this indigenous family as they travel from their home on the Red Lake Reservation in Minnesota to powwows all around the region. 

MN Historical Press

Native Artists

This work shares the livelihoods, resources, space, and gifts of Native American artists living in Minnesota. By Marcie Rendon, Ann Markusen. 

Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, 2009