Posts Tagged: oklahoma

A Community of the People: Tommy Orange’s There There

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THERE THERE does not settle, it unsettles.

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Hearse and Home: How Stephen King Saved My Girlhood

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Down the steps of the second-story apartment above the hearse garage and across the alley was the library.

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The Dark Heart of America: On David Grann’s Killers of the Flower Moon

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David Grann’s new book Killers of the Flower Moon explores the 1920s murders of the Osage tribe, the making of the FBI, and is a reminder of the all too recent history of betrayals that comprise America’s dark heart.

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The Saturday Rumpus Essay: The Great Elk

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For a moment, seeing the small figures walking before the elk makes me think that white people know the Great Elk too.

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The Saturday Rumpus Essay: Walk On

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As writers, we must write it out. Tear off the veils and air the rotting fruits.

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Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West | Rumpus Music

Albums of Our Lives: Modest Mouse’s The Lonesome Crowded West

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How Isaac Brock sings it, it’s nearly cheerful, almost an anthem: I’m trying / I’m trying to / drink away the part of the day that I cannot sleep away.

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Oklahoma

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Our thoughts are with the people of Oklahoma as the rescue effort continues in the wake of yesterday’s devastating tornado. Oklahoma City’s KFOR-TV has live streaming coverage online. Here are a few ideas on how to help the victims. A Facebook group is helping to link up victims with their strewn belongings. Here are some recovered […]

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