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Book Talk: The Art of Recalling with Barbara Sjoholm

  • Port Townsend Library 1220 Lawrence Street Port Townsend, WA, 98368 United States (map)

An opportunity to hear author Barbara Sjoholm for those on the west side of the Sound!

Barbara Sjoholm has been studying the lives of Demant Hatt and Turi for many years and presents a talk and slide show about their mutual influence and how Sápmi is reflected in their writings and artwork. Copies of Sjoholm’s new biography of Demant Hatt, Black Fox (University of Wisconsin) will be available.

Barbara Sjoholm is the editor and translator of Demant Hatt's narrative With the Lapps in the High Mountains. Her many books include novels about Demant Hatt's youthful romance with Danish composer Carl Nielsen: Fossil Island and The Former World.

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Later Event: January 1
Sámi Mittens on Display