Monthly Archives: October 2005

Upcoming events

This is taken from a press release by HarperSanFrancisco announcing events regarding Chief Joseph and the Flight of the Nez Perce. I will also be speaking at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, on November 7th as part of their Native American Week activities: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julie Mitchell, 415.477.4406 julie.mitchell@harpercollins.com “The truth is powerful, and Chief Joseph and the Flight of the Nez Perce gets right at truth. Nerburn has written about a man of humility and grandeur, whose […]

“Chief Joseph” begins its life

Within the month, Chief Joseph and the Flight of the Nez Perce hits the bookstores. Those of you who have read this blog have followed with me to some extent as the book has taken shape. You’ve seen the struggles over title; you’ve sensed the difficulties and frustrations that have beset me during the writing process. It has, indeed, not been an easy project. But, at long last, the literary child is born. I thought you might enjoy reading a […]