Interviewed by: Tony Beasley
Catalog Number: 19780204
Barry Lopez reads from Giving Birth to Thunder, Sleeping with His Daughter: Coyote Builds North America, a collection of sixty-eight Native American trickster stories from forty-two tribes. Winner of the John Burroughs Medal for his bestselling masterwork Of Wolves and Men (1979), Lopez brings imagines a Coyote myth that captures the character's wiles, excitement, and wisdom.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
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