Diane GlancyPoetry, Essays
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20061124, 20060322
A writer whose Cherokee heritage has deeply influenced her work, Diane Glancy uses traditional storytelling techniques to incorporate the voices of past generations. She talks about Stone Heart: A Novel of Sacajawea and reads from her 2005 books, In-between Places, a collection of essays, and Rooms, a collection of poetry, that includes many personal family poems.
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