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March 12-13, 2016 (9:30am - 5:30pm)
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Frances Washburn


Washburn is an assistant professor of American Indian studies and English at the University of Arizona. She is the author of several books, including "The Sacred White Turkey" and "Elsie's Business."


Scheduled events:
Unraveling Native Mystery
UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 100)
Sun, Mar 16, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mystery/Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area #2 - Central Mall (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Sara Sue Hoklotubbe, Frances Washburn
Moderator: Moderator TBA by Author Committee

Books:
The Red Bird All-Indian Traveling Band
Mystery/Thrillers
University of Arizona Press
February 2014
ISBN 9780816530823
Paperback, 184 pages
$16.95, INSTORE
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Opening July 4, 1969, on the Pine Ridge Reservation, The Red Bird All-Indian Traveling Band follows a country western band through a summer of gigs in this novel that is equal parts mystery and community chronicle. More/less

The Sacred White Turkey
Mystery/Thrillers
Bison Books
September 2010
ISBN 9780803228467
Paperback, 197 pages
$15.95, OUTOFSTOCK
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There is nothing particularly noteworthy about an Easter turkey. But when the turkey is stark white and appears on Easter Sunday on the doorstep of a Lakota medicine woman and her teenage granddaughter, it is clearly out of the ordinary. More/less

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

University of Arizona Medical Center

Major Sponsors

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Helios Education Foundation
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores

Key Sponsors

Marshall Foundation
Miriam Brucker Trust
William & Mary Ross Foundation

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