Writing http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Writer Sherman Alexie challenges Native American stereotypes http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/writer-sherman-alexie-challenges-native-american-stereotypes <p>Author, poet, and filmmaker Sherman Alexie spent the past several days on the University of Wyoming campus as a guest of the American Indian Studies Program. His visit started with a public lecture--more like an improv comedy sketch about Native American identity--and Wyoming Public Radio’s Micah Schweizer sat down with Alexie to discuss some of the themes in his talk.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:05:13 +0000 Micah Schweizer 48597 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Writer Sherman Alexie challenges Native American stereotypes Laramie author publishes novel set in rural Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/laramie-author-publishes-novel-set-rural-wyoming <p>Laramie-based author Alyson Hagy just published a new novel called &ldquo;Boleto.&rdquo; It takes place in rural Wyoming and tells the story of a young man who seeks to make a name for himself by training a beautiful young horse. But Hagy says you don&rsquo;t have to be a horse lover to appreciate the book.</p> Sat, 12 May 2012 00:22:10 +0000 Willow Belden 23942 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Laramie author publishes novel set in rural Wyoming