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Inside The Blanket Fort - Episode 164

Inside the Blanket Fort
SIU Press
SIU Press
Inside The Blanket Fort - Episode 164 (2/29/24)

Journey back Inside The Blanket Fort as we preview an upcoming event on the SIU Carbondale campus.

March 6th in Morris Library’s Guyon Auditorium, SIU President Emeritus Glenn Poshard and coauthor Carl Walworth will speak about their recently published book, Son of Southern Illinois: Glenn Poshard’s Life in Politics and Education. The book details the entirety of Poshard’s life and encompasses many themes important to Southern Illinois and SIU.

Hear, first hand, as they discuss the book and take audience questions. The event will open with the authors discussing their book and taking audience questions at 5:00 p.m. on The catered reception, which will also feature a book sale and signing, will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s first-floor rotunda.


Mandi is the Publications Editor for SIU Press. She is also the author of six published novels, two short fiction collections, and numerous short stories. She earned her BA and MFA in creative writing from SIU , and during her MFA studies, she worked as a producer, senior editor, and voice actor for the first season of Blanket Fort Radio Theater, A Knight of Another Sort.
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