Helen Harrell interviews Canyon Sam, third-generation Chinese-American writer, performance artist, Tibet activist and author of newly released “Sky Train: Tibetan Women on the Edge of History.” She is in Bloomington in connection with the visit of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. The discussion will involve a history of the author and her views on Chinese-Tibetan history and current politics as well as insights into her travels and the significance of her latest publication.
Books Unbound – A Piece of Earth Is My Birthright: Writings from Native American Women for Thanksgiving
The Yankton Sioux writer Zitkala-Sa attended Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, in the 1890s. “Zitkala-Sa” …