Sinclair Lewis

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Minnesota History Center hosts St. Paul food and pub crawls this summer

    Courtesy of Max Martin Banh mi, one of the many delicious eats guests will get to try on the Food Crawl.​History teachers always say that history can be fun and exciting, but sometimes that's hard to remember when you're slogging through pages and pages of readings. This summer, the Minnesota ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 18, 2010
  • Restaurants

    January 30, 2008


    Dara departs, and leaves a memoir in her wake

  • News

    December 13, 2006
  • News

    December 6, 2006

    MN SAT

    The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!

  • Columns

    October 18, 2006

    Get on the Bus

    A crew of latter-day hippies prowls the city streets with 500 pounds of lemons and a yen for sharing

  • Movies

    October 11, 2006

    The Heartland Wants What It Wants

    Ali Selim's Minnesota masterpiece just does it '20s-style

  • News

    March 23, 2005

    The Undoing of America

    Gore Vidal on war for oil, politics-free elections, and the late, great U.S. Constitution.

  • News

    November 17, 2004

    Stew Thornley's Book of the Dead

    A boneyard baedeker reveals
    where the bodies are buried

  • Arts

    October 6, 2004

    Why Is Sloth a Mortal Sin?

    Was Charles Macomb Flandrau the father of modern Minnesota letters--or just a literary layabout?

  • Arts

    November 19, 2003

    While You Were Sleeping

    Mike Melman's photographs take us to that most foreign of countries: the middle of the night

  • Arts

    April 16, 2003

    Exile On Main Street

    Sinclair Lewis's small-town satire stumbles onstage

  • Arts

    November 6, 2002

    Jesus Christ! Superstar!

    Har Mar, caught with his pants down, gets arrested in Oklahoma

  • News

    September 11, 2002

    Baby Please Don't Go

    Former Minnesotans Say the Twin Cities Cultural Scene Is Insular. Insecure. Unprofitable. Out of Touch. What Does It Mean to Live in an Artists' Paradise If Everyone Wants to Leave?

  • News

    June 5, 2002

    John Berryman Leapt Here

    Mapping the literary landmarks of the Twin Cities

  • Books

    February 16, 2000

    Grave Matters

    Minnesota's dead are only a click away

  • Movies

    July 21, 1999

    First Runner-Up

    A stinging beauty-pageant satire set in Minnesota wins no prizes for congeniality

  • News

    April 7, 1999
  • Books

    March 31, 1999
  • Music

    March 24, 1999

    Slow Ride

    Low have been heckled by crowds and dropped from their label. Now Minnesota's quietest band returns with its best album yet.

  • Feature

    September 9, 1998


    Exile on Main Street

  • Feature

    September 9, 1998


    The sins of the fathers

  • Feature

    September 9, 1998

     State Writes

    The Great Minnesota Authors Issue

  • News

    July 17, 1996


    Railroads built this town.

  • News

    February 21, 1996
  • Arts

    October 25, 1995