Anton Treuer on First Person Radio May 9th

Laura Waterman Wittstock will talk with Dr. Treuer about 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 hear about.

Dr. Anton Treuer 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: 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.

This program is not to be missed!