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Laura Tohe

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20040421, 19990623

A Diné (Navajo), Laura Tohe was born and raised on the Navajo Reservation in northern Arizona, and her life there is often reflected in her poetry. In this public reading, she includes poems from her chapbooks Making Friends With Water and No Parole Today.

| Subject Matter: Native American | Interview Year: 1999 | Genre: Poetry |

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Shayla Lawson & Jermaine Thompson

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.