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Big Big Night at the Trickster Gallery!

February 16, 2009
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Sixteen indigenous writers from around the country read at the Trickster Gallery, part of the American Indian Center of Chicago during the AWP annual conference. Over 100 people attended the reading. Other indigenous authors in the audience were Eric Gansworth, Deborah Miranda, Gwen Griffin, Erica Wurth, and many others.

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From left to Right, Joe Podlasek, Director of the American Indian Center, writers, Travis Hedge Coke, Santee Frazier, Sherwin Bitsui, Mark Turcotte, Kim Blaeser, Simon Ortiz, Patricia Lear, Diane Glancy, Orlando White, Linda Hogan, Lara Mann, Mark LaRoche, LeAnne Howe, Heid Erdrich, Allison Hedge Coke, and Leonard who began our evening with a prayer. [Photo by American Indian Center of Chicago staff.]

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Linda Hogan, Lara Mann, Mark LaRoche and Allison Hedge Coke are holding a new book – just hot off the press – Native Chicago, edited by Terri Straus.

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