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Wednesday
25
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Carry: Violence, Land, and Indigenous Women’s Stories

14:00
15:00
UWM Libraries
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Author Toni Jensen will give a lecture about her research on missing and murdered indigenous women at 2:00 pm in Special Collections, 4th floor, UWM Golda Meir Library, 2311 E. Hartford Ave.

Toni Jensen’s first story collection is From the Hilltop. Her stories and essays have been published in journals such as Orion, Catapult, and Ecotone and have been anthologized in New Stories from the South, Best of the Southwest, and Best of the West: Stories from the Wide Side of the Missouri, among others.

She teaches in the Creative Writing and Translation programs at the University of Arkansas and in the Low Residency MFA Program at the Institute of American Indian Arts. Toni Jensen is Métis.

Supported by an award from the William F. Vilas Trust Estate. Co-sponsored by Woodland Pattern Book Center and Special Collections, UWM Libraries.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to arrange for special needs, contact UWM Special Collections at libspecial@uwm.edu or 414.299.4345.