PBS NewsHour New Erdrich Novel Deals With Crime and Jurisdiction
New Erdrich Novel Deals With Crime and Jurisdiction on North Dakota Reservation Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: New Erdrich Novel Deals With Crime and Jurisdiction
Novelist Louise Erdrich examines what happens when crimes are committed on Native American reservations, a decidedly non-fictional problem, through the eyes of her fictional protagonist, a 13-year-old boy named Joe. Jeff Brown talks to Erdrich about her novel "The Round House," set on the N.D. reservation of the Ojibwe tribe.
Premiere Date: 10/26/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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