The first event for the annual Writers from the Edge series will take place on Thursday, March 8. Dr. Beth Piatote, a professor at UC Berkeley, will have a reading and discussion.
Professor Beth Piatote (Nez Perce) will read from and discuss her collection of short stories, “The Beadworkers.” Piatote is an Associate Professor of Native American Studies at UC Berkeley, where she teaches courses in Native American literature, history, law and culture as well as Ni:mi:pu: (Nez Perce) language and literature. She is the author of “Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature” (Yale University Press).
The lecture will be from 6-8 p.m. at the Music Hall. This event is free and open to everyone.