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AIM schools and oral history
Julie Davis, author of SURVIVAL SCHOOLS, interviews with Laura Waterman Wittstock on First Person Radio.
Not Just A 'Black Thing': An Asian-American's Bond With Malcolm X
NPR discusses the brief friendship of Yuri Kochiyama and Malcolm X.
Warren Watch: Harriman vs. Hill on Warren Buffett's reading list
'Warren Watch' is a regular feature by the Omaha World-Herald.
Whose America is it?
Thomas King (THE INCONVENIENT INDIAN) on To the Best of Our Knowledge Radio.
PopMatters: 'Trash Animals' Reveals the Endearing Traits of Snakes, Coyotes, Cockroaches, Pigeons and Others
Review of the compilation of essays in PopMatters.
Taking back the economy in Antipode
Review of TAKE BACK THE ECONOMY by J. K. Gibson-Graham, Jenny Cameron, and Stephen Healy.
Lise Lunge-Larsen on KAXE
The author discusses THE TROLL WITH NO HEART IN HIS BODY AND OTHER TALES OF TROLLS FROM NORWAY.
Leonardo on Ferocious Reality
"For those familiar with the documentary films of Werner Herzog, the title of Eric Ames’ book, Ferocious Reality, may point towards Herzog’s vision of a merciless nature, but at the same time as the author informs us, it comes from an essay by Amos Vogel on the taboo of showing death on film."
Leonardo on At the Borders of Sleep
"One of the many interesting surprises of the book is the idea of literature occupying a threshold similar to the ones between various states of waking and sleeping."
Beth Dooley on Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know?
Dooley, author of MINNESOTA'S BOUNTY, in front of a live audience at Big Top Chautauqua, Bayfield, WI.
Intelligent Life: The Search Continues
Humans continue to scan the cosmos for a familiar brand of intelligence while ignoring a deeper form that pulses here at home. Dorion Sagan (author of COSMIC APPRENTICE) writes for The Scientist.
"Artist|Animal is successful because it pushes many people out of their comfort zones."
Review of Steve Baker's book in Our Hen House.
"Stellar": Publishers Weekly on The Land of Dreams
PW reviews the first installment of Vidar Sundstøl's Minnesota Trilogy.
The hills are dead to Minnesota’s foremost troll expert
MinnPost interviews Lise Lunge-Larsen, author of The Troll With No Heart in His Body and Other Tales of Trolls.
"One of the most provocative academic texts to be released in 2013."
Last(ing) Impressions blog reviews Ulises Ali Mejias's OFF THE NETWORK.
The Land of Dreams is "a taut mystery with relaxed pacing and access to the very depths of its characters’ souls"
Blogger review of Vidar Sundstøl's THE LAND OF DREAMS.
The New Inquiry: An Infantile Disorder
Features Saito Tamaki's HIKIKOMORI.
The Radicalness of the Accessory
Against the Current (Solidarity) looks at Cristina Giorcelli's and Paula Rabinowitz's edited fashion studies collections, Accessorizing the Body and Exchanging Clothes.
"School was a place that devalued who we are as Indigenous people."
Interview with Noelani Goodyear-Ka'opua on New Books in Native American Studies.
BBC News: Why are so many Japanese men refusing to leave their rooms?
The BBC interviews Tamaki Saito, author of HIKIKOMORI.