Inside Books

Inside Books

Where readers meet authors . . .

July 7-9, 2005

Readings by the lake, Minnesota Public Radio broadcast of "A Writer's View," and movies inspired by books on the beautiful campus of the College of Saint Benedict campus in Minnesota lake country

Inside Books


Join authors Nick Flynn, National Book Award finalist Charles Baxter, Alison McGhee, Bart Schneider, John Coy and Victoria Redel.

Teachers get 10 CEU's for attending this program. More information on CEU's with the so-sponsorship of the Education Department of CSB/SJU

The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University have long and rich tradition in all aspects of the literary arts. While here for Inside Books, visitors will be able to visit the Welle Book Arts Studio, the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library, The Saint John’s Bible, and Arca Artium.

A limited amount of financial aid is available to pay one-half the cost of registration. Write to us at and tell us, in 250 words or less, why you would like to attend.

Sponsored by the Literary Arts Institute of the College of Saint Benedict and Project Logos
Funding from Target, the Star Tribune Foundation and the Musser Fund.

Please send questions to us at Books 2000