Claiming the Word: Indigenous Book Festival

Start: Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 2:00 am

End: Friday, November 19, 2010 - 11:00 am

UNM Student Union Building (SUB) Ballroom C

 Claiming the Word: Indigenous Book Festival

November 18 & 19, 2010
Please visit:
for agenda and times, as well as registration information

Student Union Building Ballroom C
University of New Mexico

Leslie Marmon Silko
"We are Still here, We Won't Disappear, and More of Us Are On The Way."
Keynote Luncheon
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 18

Joy Harjo
"Crazy Brave, Looking for a Vision"
Creative Presentation
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Friday, November 19


Registration and Agenda are located at:
Registration fees:
Student rate $10 for both days
non-Student rate $30 for both days

Writers attending:
Ann Massmann,  Beverly Singer, Don James, Esther Belin, Evelina Zuni Lucero, Glenbah Martinez, Greg Cajete, IAIA Creative Writing Students,
Jace Weaver, James Stevens, Jennifer Denetdale, John Byram (UNM Press Director), Laura Tohe, Maria Williams, Matt Sakiestwa Gilbert,
Sara Ortiz, Sherwin Bitsui

Sponsored by:
Institute for American Indian Research (IFAIR)