Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19921023
Author of the critically acclaimed The Heirs of Columbus, Gerald Vizenor talks about his 1992 book, Dead Voices. He once again explores the theme of transformation, this time from the point of view of a Native American woman who visits the urban world disguised as a bear. Vizenor also discusses the romantic myth of reservation life and argues that people are better off in cities.
Native American poet Deborah Miranda reads from her award-winning mixed genre book Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoir. She discusses the historical erasure of California In...
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