98 - Angeline Boulley, author of FIREKEEPER’S DAUGHTER ⛴️

Down Time with Cranston Public Library

Mar 8 2022 • 45 mins


This week Tayla is joined by Lorén Spears, Executive Director of the Tomaquag Museum and Honorary Chair of this year's Read Across Rhode Island program, and Angeline Boulley, author of Firekeeper’s Daughter. They discuss this year’s Read Across Rhode Island pick Firekeeper’s Daughter. They also discuss books written by native authors and the recent TV series that have featured native casts. During The Last Chapter they discuss the question: Who’s your favorite elder from Firekeeper’s Daughter?

Like what you hear? Rate and review Down Time on Apple Podcasts or your podcast player of choice! If you’d like to submit a topic for The Last Chapter you can send your topic suggestions to downtime@cranstonlibrary.org. Our theme music is Day Trips by Ketsa and our ad music is Happy Ukulele by Scott Holmes. Thanks for listening!

Books
Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley
Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
Too Good to Be True by Carola Lovering
The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks
Darling by K. Ancrum
We Light Up the Sky by Lilliam Rivera
Wabanaki Blues by Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel
Snowy Strangeways by Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel
Vanderbilt by Anderson Cooper & Katherine Howe

AV
The Gilded Age (2022- )
Ozark (2017-2022)
Reservation Dogs (2021- )
Rutherford Falls (2021- )

Other
Angeline Boulley (website)
2022 Reading Across Rhode Island events and info
tomaquagmuseum.org
We Need Diverse Books (website)
Kweli Journal (website)
#DVpit on Twitter