ERIC Number: EJ628500
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Backtracking from Oklahoma to North Carolina: An Interview with Robert J. Conley.
Conley, Robert J.
Appalachian Journal, v28 n3 p326-44 Spr 2001
An author of historical fiction about the Cherokee Indians discusses how stories told by his Cherokee grandmother were woven into his books, differences between Cherokee reservation life in Oklahoma and North Carolina, the Cherokee education system, the writing system that Sequoyah developed, and the "ugly realities" of being a full-time writer. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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