Hope Is the Thing
Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2021
Featuring short essays by 100 local Wisconsin authors, this collection explores the meaning of hope in a world changed by Covid-19.
Chris Fink, professor of English at Beloit, contributed “Hope Is in the Asparagus Patch,” a piece that ties together a world before and after quarantine through the meticulous practice and wonder of gardening.
Hollars is an associate professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.