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There There

by Tommy Orange

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A novel that grapples with the complex history and identity of Native Americans follows 12 characters, each of whom has private reasons for traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow.

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Pithy And Pointed 'There There' Puts Native American Voices Front And Center

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Tommy Orange's debut novel features a wide cast of characters who are all Native American, with varying degrees of connection to the culture. He says, "I wanted to represent a range of human experience as a way to humanize Native people." Joana Toro for NPR hide caption

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Native American Author Tommy Orange Feels A 'Burden To Set The Record Straight'

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