2016 Schedule

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Author Biography

Laurel Mills is the author of three novels: Taking Flight (2010), Racing Toward Providence (2008), and Undercurrents (2001). Her fiction frequently focuses on women's relationships and their struggles to deal with loss, love, duty, and desire. Mills is also the author of four award-winning books of poems, including I Sing Back (1997). Her work has been published in periodicals such as Ms. Magazine, Yankee, Calyx, and Kalliope, as well as in several anthologies, including Boomer Girls: Poems by Women from the Baby Boom Generation (1999).

Mills grew up in Maine and now lives in Neenah, Wisconsin. She is Senior Lecturer Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley, where she taught English and edited the literary magazine Fox Cry Review. She continues to write and to teach writing workshops.

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Atlas Coffee Mill

Big thanks go to Atlas Coffee Mill for hosting monthly meetings for the Fox Cities Book Festival Board! We appreciate your support of the Festival and just can't thank you enough for providing a welcoming meeting space for us to plan and dream.