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.
Ted Olson is the winner of two Appalachian Book of the Year Awards and is a six-time Grammy nominee for Best Album Notes. A professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, Olson has served as editor for ...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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