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Audio Recording M.L. Smoker reads and discusses The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1 on July 19, 2020. Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1

M.L. Smoker reads and discusses The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1
Audio recording of poet reading and discussing poem.

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Title

  • M.L. Smoker reads and discusses The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1 on July 19, 2020.

Other Title

  • Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1

Summary

  • M.L. Smoker reads and discusses her poem "The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1" on July 19, 2020, from her home in Helena, Montana. Smoker is a citizen of the Fort Peck Assiniboine Sioux Tribes where her family's home is on Tabexa Wakpa. She is the author of a collection of poetry, Another Attempt at Rescue, has earned an Emmy for her work on the PBS documentary Indian Relay, and currently serves as one of two poets laureate for the state of Montana.

Names

  • Smoker, M. L. (Mandy L.), 1975- author, speaker.
  • Library of Congress. Poetry and Literature Center, sponsor.

Created / Published

  • 2020.

Headings

  • -  American poetry--Indian authors
  • -  American poetry--21st century
  • -  Indians of North America--Poetry

Genre

  • Poetry
  • Poetry readings (Sound recordings)
  • Sound recordings
  • Digital photographs--B&w--2010-2020

Notes

  • -  Living Nations, Living Words: A Collection of First Peoples Poetry (AFC 2020/004: 34) Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
  • -  In English.

Medium

  • 1 audio file (0:04:22) : digital, wav
  • 1 photograph : digital, jpg, black and white
  • 2 manuscripts (2 pages) : digital, pdf

Source Collection

  • Living Nations, Living Words: A Collection of First Peoples Poetry AFC 2020/004

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2020785234

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  • M.L. Smoker, "The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1." Copyright © by M.L. Smoker. Photo by Dean Davis, courtesy of the author.

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Credit line: Living Nations, Living Words (AFC 2020/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Smoker, M. L. , Author, Speaker, and Sponsor Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center. M.L. Smoker reads and discusses The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1 on. 2020. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2020785234/.

APA citation style:

Smoker, M. L. & Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center, S. (2020) M.L. Smoker reads and discusses The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1 on. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2020785234/.

MLA citation style:

Smoker, M. L. , Author, Speaker, and Sponsor Library Of Congress. Poetry And Literature Center. M.L. Smoker reads and discusses The Book of the Missing, Murdered and Indigenous -- Chapter 1 on. 2020. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2020785234/>.