New Letters
On The Air

Joseph Bruchac


Interviewed by: Paula Gramlich

Catalog Number: 19830401

Bruchac, who is part Native American, reads from his poetry book TRANSLATOR'S SON, and from his novel, DREAMS OF JESSE BROWN.

| Subject Matter: Native American | Interview Year: 1983 | Genre: Poetry |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Ann Valente

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Warrensburg, Mo.


Celebrating Michelle Boisseau

Join us in celebrating UMKC poet Michelle Boisseau on Thurs., November 2, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. in Cockefair Hall, 52nd and Rockhill, Kansas City, Mo., room 105. Please come and read one of your favorite poems by Michelle to honor her work on the page and in our community. 


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.