Arts & Culture
7:00 am
Thu August 23, 2012

The Midwest Farmer's Daughter

  • Mike Loizzo talks with Zachary Michael Jack about his book, The Midwest Farmer's Daughter.

The Midwest Farmer's Daughter: In Search of an American Icon, published by Purdue University Press, unearths the untold history and renewed cultural currency of an American icon at a time when fully 30% of new farms in the United States are woman-owned.

WBAA’s Mike Loizzo talks about the book with author Zachary Michael Jack, associate professor of English and member of the Urban and Suburban Studies and Environmental Studies faculties at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois.

More information about the book HERE.