Anton Truer on FPR 5/9/2012

 

Laura Waterman Wittstock talks with Dr. Anton Treuer about his new book: "Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask a highly amusing and rollicking account of reservation life few outsiders ever get to find out about. Not to be missed!

Dr. Anton Trueur is Editor of the Oshkaabewis (pronounced o-shkaah-bay-wis) Native Journal, the only academic journal of the Ojibwe language and author of 9 books: Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask, Ojibwe in Minnesota (“Minnesota’s Best Read for 2010” by The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress), The Assassination of Hole in the Day, Ezhichigeyang: Ojibwe Word List,Indian Nations of North America, Awesiinyensag: Dibaajimowinan Ji-gikinoo’amaageng (“Minnesota’s Best Read for 2011” by The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress), Living Our Language: Ojibwe Tales & Oral Histories, Aaniin Ekidong: Ojibwe Vocabulary Project, and Omaa Akiing.

Playlist Tracks: 
Dr. Anton Treuer - Author, Anishinaabe
Topics: "Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask"
Air Date: 
May 9, 2012

First Person Radio Archives