Central Iowa Norwegians
Speaker: Arlen Twedt
Arlen Twedt, author of The Central Iowa Norwegians, will be interviewed by his editor (and wife!), Asie. They will discuss how he got started writing, why he decided to self-publish, and why it took so long to complete his book. Many of Arlen’s ancestors were Norwegian immigrants who settled on a farm near Roland. Arlen began learning their stories and the general history of the Central Iowa Norwegians. After completing the family history, Arlen continued to research the history of the Norwegian settlements.
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