Friday, September 7, 2007

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz Author A History of Land Tenure in New Mexico

If you're interested in western land issues, this is a good one for you.

Connie Gotsch Host Write On Four Corners KSJE FM, Farmington NM Author two award winning novels Snap Me a Future and A Mouthful of Shell available
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Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

Roots of Resistance:

A History of Land Tenure in New Mexico

ISBN 978-0-8061-3833-6, $19.95 paper

University of Oklahoma Press

"In the end, it's only by understanding our relationship to land that we can move toward justice. In her amazing book, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz provides the historical perspective we so desperately need to move forward in the rich tradition of resistance that is ours."

-Demetria Martínez, author of Confessions of a Berlitz Tape Chicana

Sunday, October 7th, 2 - 4pm

Reading & Discussion, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz introduced by Demetria Martinez


4022 Rio Grande Blvd., NW, Albuquerque NM 97107

(505) 344-8139, Event: Maggie Bunting:

Monday, October 8th, Columbus Day, 12:30pm – 2pm

Reading & Discussion, Roxanne


3513 Zafarano Dr, Santa Fe, NM 87507

(505) 474-9450

Tuesday, October 9th, 6 -7:30pm

Reading & Discussion, Roxanne

Otowi Station

1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos NM 87544

(505) 294-2026, Peggy Durbin, Owner:

Wednesday, October 10th, 5:30 pm

Reading & Discussion, Roxanne

Tome on the Range

116 Bridge St., Las Vegas NM 87701

(505) 454-9944, Events: Janet Chapman, or

Thursday, October 11th, 5 - 7pm

Reading & Discussion, Roxanne with Simon Ortiz

Barnes & Noble Coronado Center

6600 Menaul Blvd., NE, Albuquerque NM 87110

(505) 883-8200, CRM, Rob Cotton:

Friday, October 12th, 7pm

Reading & Lecture, Roxanne with Simon Ortiz

O'Shaughnessy Reading/Performance Space, Benildus Hall

College of Santa Fe

1600 St. Michael’s Drive, Santa Fe NM 87505

Contact: Professor of Creative Writing, Valerie Martinez

(505) 424-5243, Fe, NM 87505

Saturday, October 13th, 2 - 4pm

Informal Signing, Roxanne with Simon Ortiz

Moby Dickens

124-A Bent Street, Taos NM 87571

(505) 758-3050, Art & Susan Bachrach:

Saturday, October 13th at 6:30 p.m.

Lecture and discussion, Roxanne with Simon Ortiz

New Mexico Peace Action, Kit Carson Electric Cooperative Board Room

118 Cruz Alta Rd, Taos NM 87571
For further information: Beryl Schwartz (505) 751-3634 or (505) 613-0782

Sunday, October 14th, 11:00am – Bring-your-lunch event

Reading & Lecture, Roxanne
Sky City Cultural Center and Haaku Museum

Acoma Pueblo NM

(P.O. Box 310, NM 87034)

General info and directions: (800) 747-0181 or (505) 552-7860

Contact: Prudy Correa (505) 552-7865,

Monday,October 15th, Noon - Bring-your-lunch event

Reading & Discussion, Roxanne

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center,

2401 - 12th St NW
Albuquerque NM 87104
Melanie LaBorwit, Education Coordinator: (505) 843-7270, Ext. 3600,

Monday, October 15th, at 6pm

Guest Speaker & Reading, Roxanne introduced by Gwendolyn

Packard w/ poetry reading by Embudo poet, Levi Romero

Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice

202 Harvard Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
Cecilia Chavez (505) 268-9557, or

For further information, review copies or author interviews, please contact:

Karen Villanueva (505) 764-8323, Cell: (505) 306-9213, e-mail:

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