Rebecca Roanhorse, Writer Most Awesome

I was able to first meet the writer Rebecca Roanhorse at KWELI-The Color of Children’s Literature in April. She was on at least one panel. If you don’t know her writing here’s a sample:¬†Welcome to Your Authentic Indigenous Experience¬†This piece is soooo good. This is the kind of piece I read to people and forwardContinue reading “Rebecca Roanhorse, Writer Most Awesome”

There There by Tommy Orange

Tommy Orange’s polyphonic novel ties together the lives of several urban Indians as they gravitate towards The Big Oakland Pow Wow. It is beautiful and heartbreaking and funny and true and sad. It comes out on June 5. You should preorder it from your favorite indie bookstore. Nevertheless, here’s that super convenient non-indie bookstore link.Continue reading “There There by Tommy Orange”