Sherman Alexie http://mtpr.org en Bait For Bookworms in Downtown Missoula, Oct.10-12 http://mtpr.org/post/bait-bookworms-downtown-missoula-oct10-12 <p>Sunday, October 6th, 2013: Michael Marsolek talks with Kim Anderson, Associate Director for Programs at Humanities Montana, and Cherie Newman, producer of&nbsp; MTPR&#39;s &quot;The Write Question,&quot; about the <a href="http://www.humanitiesmontana.org/programs/fob/" target="_blank">14th Annual Humanities Montana Festival of the Book</a>, October 10 - 12, 2013, in downtown Missoula.</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 9187 at http://mtpr.org Bait For Bookworms in Downtown Missoula, Oct.10-12 How to Write the Great American Indian Novel http://mtpr.org/post/how-write-great-american-indian-novel <p>All of the Indians must have tragic features: tragic noses, eyes, and arms.<br>Their hands and fingers must be tragic when they reach for tragic food.<br><br>The hero must be a half-breed, half white and half Indian, preferably<br>from a horse culture. He should often weep alone. That is mandatory.<br><br>If the hero is an Indian woman, she is beautiful. She must be slender<br>and in love with a white man. But if she loves an Indian man<br><br>then he must be a half-breed, preferably from a horse culture.<br>If the Indian woman loves a white man, then he has to be so white<br> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Sherman Alexie 7817 at http://mtpr.org How to Write the Great American Indian Novel