The Keeney Place: A Life in the Heartland The Birdman of Lauderdale Letters to a Young Madman Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing

The Keeney Place: A Life in the Heartland

Through a nostalgic reflection of his Iowa farm upbringing, Professor Keeney takes the reader through his personal and professional journey of understanding the true meaning of agricultural change.

The Birdman of Lauderdale

“. . . charming, informative, and well-written . . . especially valuable for people with bird feeders or folks just getting interested in birds.”
—Bonnie Sample, Coordinator, Minnesota Breeding Bird Atlas

Letters to a Young Madman

In Letters to a Young Madman, a man of genius, of uncanny writing ability, and of profound empathy for the mentally ill, recounts his “spectacular plunge from competency into official madness.”

Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing

Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing is Stewart Acuff’s story of his 30-year life in organizing. Be it organizing citizens for stop signs at a busy intersection in Memphis, successfully working to unionize the Atlanta Olympics, or guiding the nationwide organizing program of the AFL-CIO, we get a rare insight into the day-to-day struggles of an organizer.