Posts Tagged ‘LeAnne Howe’

LeAnne Howe’s September reading events are announced

September 4, 2013 • Aunt Lute author LeAnne Howe is gearing up to begin a series of readings this Fall for her forthcoming title, Choctalking on Other Realities. Her first reading will take place at the Oak Lake Writers Conference in Brookings, South Dakota, on September 15th and 16th.

LeAnne Howe wins Lifetime Achievement Award and Ford Fellowship

February 8, 2013 • We are thrilled to report that LeAnne Howe has been awarded the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award by the Native Writers Circle of the Americas and the 2012 USA Ford Fellowship.

LeAnne Howe’s new book is available to pre-order!

January 24, 2013 • We are pleased to announce that you may pre-order Choctalking on Other Realities , LeAnne Howe’s new collection about the contradictions, absurdities, and sometimes tragedies in a life lived crossing cultures and borders. As Howe puts it, “The American Indian adventure stories in Choctalking on Other Realities are three parts memoir, one part tragedy, one-part absurdist fiction, and one part ‘marvelous realism.’”

Choctalking on Other Realities

The collected stories/essays in Choctalking on Other Realities, by Choctaw author LeAnne Howe, depict, with wry humor, the contradictions and absurdities that transpire in a life lived crossing cultures and borders.

Shell Shaker

Red Shoes, the most formidable Choctaw warrior of the 18th century, was assassinated by his own people.

Miko Kings: An Indian Baseball Story

Just as the team is poised to win the 1907 Twin Territories’ Pennant against their archrivals, the Seventh Cavalry Soldiers, Miko Kings’ Choctaw pitcher Hope Little Leader sees a storm blowing in.

LeAnne Howe in San Francisco

Thursday, September 11th, Aunt Lute author LeAnne Howe will be giving a reading at Galería de la Raza from her new book, Choctalking on Other Realities at 7:00 pm. There will be a Q&A session following the reading with refreshments provided. For more information about this event, please visit our Facebook page. Howe will be in the Bay Area for [...]

LeAnne Howe to read this Friday at Illinois Literary Festival

April 10, 2013 • LeAnne Howe will be reading at The Little Grassy Literary Festival at Southern Illinois University Carbondale this Friday, April 12.

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