The Nebraska Dispatches

The Nebraska Dispatches

by Christopher Cartmill (Author)


When playwright Christopher Cartmill returned to his hometown of Lincoln, Nebraska, to write a play about Chief Standing Bear, he unknowingly began a complicated adventure. As he followed the story of the Ponca chief, Cartmill stumbled into the politics of identity, contested notions of homeland, and his own past. Here he chronicles these adventures in a series of dispatches to friends.



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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 152
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Published: 25 Dec 2010

ISBN 10: 0803222947
ISBN 13: 9780803222946