The Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading at The Johnson County Library (Oak Park)

  • Johnson County Library--Oak Park Branch 9500 Bluejacket St Overland Park, KS, 66214 United States

The Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading will feature writers Diane Glancy and Linda Rodriguez.

Linda Rodriguez’s third novel in the Skeet Bannion series, Every Hidden Fear, was a Latina Book Club Best Book of 2014, a selection of Las Comadres National Latino Book Club, and received a 2014 ArtsKC Fund Inspiration Award. She is Chair of the AWP Indigenous/Aboriginal American Writer’s Caucus and a member of Wordcraft Circle of Native American Writers and Storytellers, Kansas City Cherokee Community, and International Thriller Writers.

Diane Glancy is professor emeritus at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.  She is the author of many books, including the nonfiction book, Fort Marion Prisoners and the Trauma of Native Education. Among her awards are two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, a Minnesota Book Award, an Oklahoma Book Award, an American Book Award from the Before  Columbus Foundation, and a Sundance Screenwriting Fellowship.