|Featured is Kevin Rabas, reading his poem entitled "Kansas Awakening"|
The Kansas Authors Showcase was held Feb. 2 at Ellen Plumb's City Bookstore, where Meadowlark authors took to the stage to read their texts. This event is held annually to promote the importance of local and regional reading, as the publishers who were featured (including Meadowlark) focus attention on Kansas authors and books set in Kansas or the Midwest. The ESU Bulletin wrote the story to promote the importance of Kansas authorship, which .
The event featured several Meadowlark authors: Joann Garrity Williams, Roy J. Beckemeyer, Michael D. Graves, Ronda Miller, Kevin Rabas, and Tracy Million Simmons. Meadowlark Press, Slothhead Press, and Kellogg Press were all in attendance.