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Top Midwest Articles of 2017

Top Midwest Articles of 2017

Our newsletter and email postcard has a growing community of people who care about the Midwest. Here are the top articles...

Top Maps of 2017

Top Maps of 2017

As a community focused on the Lower Midwest, we never get tired of picking apart our place’s connections and differences. Here are the...

Top Articles on Thriving 2017

Top Articles on Thriving 2017

Some of the most-clicked stories from our 2017 newsletters had nothing at all to do with the Midwest. As our team sees...

Free Story of the Month: Which Leads Us To The Terrible Beauty of Midwestern Road Rage

Free Story of the Month: Which Leads Us To The Terrible Beauty of Midwestern Road Rage

BY MICHAELLA A. THORNTON | THE NEW TERRITORY ISSUE 02 | PDF Version April 28, 2013: Like many great stories, this tale began in...

Wildness, This Blessed Earth, No Place Like Home

6 New Books Guaranteed To Renew Your Promise to Purpose

Many Midwestern writers leave for the coasts. Hats off to those stay. These books will inspire you to commit to a meaningful...

Wichita Mountains by Adora Martin

Three Poems by Sarah Fawn Montgomery

Sarah Fawn Montgomery holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from California State University-Fresno and a PhD in creative writing from...

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How Adam Saunders designs a better Midwest future

Adam Saunders is an urban farmer, forester, entrepreneur and futurist thinker. His feature in The New Territory Issue 01 is...

Free Story of the Month: The Dependents

Free Story of the Month: The Dependents

  BY MICHAEL NOLL | ARTWORK BY ANDY VALDIVIA | THE NEW TERRITORY ISSUE 02 | PDF Version Nancy had been cooking all day:...

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“I decided, ‘I’m not ashamed of where I’m from.'” Stacie Bloomfield on the business of art.

Gingiber, based in Springdale, Arkansas, is an illustrative paper goods company selling art prints, greeting cards and tea towels with...

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If you’ve considered subscribing, but haven’t been sure what the New Territory is all about, this blog might clear some...