Bringing Art Deco Back: The Commodore To Reopen After 30 YearsA classic St. Paul bar will soon open its doors again, bringing visitors back to the time of F. Scott Fitzgerald and the roaring ‘20s.
MNfusion: Irie Sol To Debut Latest Album At 'Puttin’ On The Fitz'Many musicians often speak about how the inspiration for their lyrics is derived from actual experiences. These experiences can range from relationships, turmoil, travel and even other forms of art. Such is the case with Twin Cities/Eau Claire band Irie Sol. The soulful group’s latest album, “Dred Scott Fitzgerald,” was inspired by none other than St. Paul author F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Princeton Releases New Short Story By F. Scott FitzgeraldA never-before read short story by Minnesota's most well-known author will now be published. The piece, called "Temperature," was written by St. Paul-native F. Scott Fitzgerald in 1939.
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Best Authors To Come Out Of MinnesotaHere are five of the many Minnesota writers who have made an impact on defining the times and the culture in our nation.
Movie Blog: 'Great Gatsby' Doesn't Flirt With Disaster EnoughBaz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! was a potent but artistically irresponsible shot of absinthe. For every person that couldn't stand the too-eager mess, there was another who fell into deep intoxication at every Looney Tunes, theater geek flourish.
Best Literary Landmarks In MinnesotaMany famous and successful literary icons are associated with Minnesota and lovers of literature can get a little closer to these gifted authors by visiting landmarks throughout the state.
5 Must-Read Books By Minnesota AuthorsHunting for something interesting to add to your summer reading list? Head to your local library or bookstore to find these must-read gems by authors who hail from the Land of 10,000 Lakes.
NY Mansion Linked To 'Great Gatsby' Being RazedA 25-room Long Island mansion that some believe inspired F. Scott Fitzgerald's portrayal of lavish lifestyles in his Jazz Age classic "The Great Gatsby" is being razed, the latest in a long cadence of estates disappearing from what's known as the Gold Coast.
Most Famous MinnesotansAsk coast-dwellers and they'll probably tell you it just doesn't get more flyover than Minnesota. But America's history books tell a different tale, and that's across the entire spectrum of entertainment, arts, politics and science.