Class A302 Desert Literature - Stories and Lore of the Coachella Valley
|Ever wonder how the Coachella Valley got its name? Interested in the stories of our valley's early pioneers, the celebrity influence on shaping our desert as we know it today, and the centuries-old legends and contemporary stories and memoirs of our local Native American inhabitants? This lecture and discussion will focus on the literature -- excerpts of fiction, poetry, essays, memoirs, tall tales, legends, and Native American stories and oral tellings - of our local and surrounding desert areas. The lecture will combine slide show, reading, lecture and discussion to give you a desert literary experience that will enhance your understanding and knowledge of our unique desert.|
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and... for more desert literature...
invites you to a poetry reading
Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008
Joshua Tree Park Ranger-Poets
Wine and Art Gallery
242 No. Palm Canyon Dr.,
Palm Springs, CA 92262
DOWNTOWN PALM SPRINGS
Thanks to Ruth Nolan & Steve Peterson,
Poetry Series Coordinators!
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