chris killian http://wmuk.org en The real lobstermen of Maine http://wmuk.org/post/real-lobstermen-maine <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The TV ads often pretend that those lobsters you just ate are hauled from the sea by smiling guys on neat and sparkling boats. Reality is rather different, as Kalamazoo writer Chris Killian discovered when he visited two lobstermen in Maine.</em></p><p></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:15:50 +0000 Chris Killian 9769 at http://wmuk.org The real lobstermen of Maine Seeking lutefisk in Sunburg, Minnesota http://wmuk.org/post/seeking-lutefisk-sunburg-minnesota <p><em>Garrison Keillor has gentle fun with the people and folkways of rural Minnesota in his long-running radio show </em>A Prairie Home Companion<em>. Kalamazoo writer Chris Killian encountered the lives of the real people there during a recent stop in Sunburg, Minnesota.</em></p><p></p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 22:20:33 +0000 Chris Killian 8941 at http://wmuk.org Seeking lutefisk in Sunburg, Minnesota A day at world's end http://wmuk.org/post/day-worlds-end <p><em>What would the end of the world look like? Writer Chris Killian of Kalamazoo may have seen it. While roaming the nation from coast to coast looking for the stories of ordinary Americans, he found Bombay Beach. He sends this audio postcard from the forlorn former resort town on the shore of southern California’s Salton Sea. Read more at his blog <a href="http://typesofamerica.tumblr.com/">Types of America</a>.</em></p><p></p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 17:41:27 +0000 Chris Killian 7730 at http://wmuk.org A day at world's end