Powwow Summer: A Family Celebrates the Circle of Life

Available

Product Details

Price
$12.95  $11.91
Publisher
Minnesota Historical Society Press
Publish Date
Pages
43
Dimensions
8.48 X 0.12 X 8.48 inches | 0.3 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780873519106

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Marcie Rendon is a citizen of the White Earth Nation. In 2020, she became the first Native American woman to receive the McKnight Distinguished Artist award. Her novel, Girl Gone Missing, Cinco Puntos Press, is the second in the Cash Blackbear series. The first, Murder on the Red River (2017 Cinco Puntos Press) won the Pinckley Women's Debut Crime Novel Award, 2018. It was a Western Writers of America Spur Award Finalist 2018 in the Contemporary Novel category. Two nonfiction children's books are Pow Wow Summer (MN Historical Press) and Farmer's Market: Families Working Together (CarolRhoda). Rendon was recognized as a 50 over 50 Change-maker by MN AARP and POLLEN, 2018. With four published plays she is the creative mind of Raving Native Theater. She curates community created performance such as Art Is...CreativeNativeResilience which features three Anishinabe performance artists on TPT Public Television, June 2019. Diego Vazquez and Rendon received the Loft's 2017 Spoken Word Immersion Fellowship for their work with women incarcerated in county jails.

Rendon was featured in Oprah Magazine's 31 Native American Authors to Read Right Now: Rendon's Cash Blackbear series are gripping vehicles that tell broader stories about the historical persecution of American Indians.

Award-winning photographer Bellville has been shooting since 1968: specializing in fine art pieces: photo journalism: portraiture: and nonfiction books for young readers.